AS A JUNIOR IN 2011: Ranked third in the CCAA with 25 appearances, all in relief ... Picked up wins at Cal State Monterey Bay (2/27) and at Chico State (4/30) ... Lone loss came against San Francisco State (3/5), his next appearance following his first victory ... Longest outing of the season was in the loss as he went 5.1 innings, gave up two runs (both earned) on five hits and struck out four ... Season-high strikeout total was five against Cal State Dominguez Hills (3/12) ... Held opponents scoreless in 14 of 25 appearances ... Pitched in three CCAA Tournament games ... Gave up 13 walks over the season, exactly half of his strikeout total ... Lone home run surrendered was to CCAA Most Valuable Player Travis Taijeron of Cal Poly Pomona (3/26) ... Kept opponents hitless in 10 appearances.
AS A SOPHOMORE AT COLLEGE OF SAN MATEO IN 2010: Named to the ABCA/Rawlings Pacific Association All-American First Team ... An ABCA All-Region pick ... The Bulldogs were California Junior College State Championship runners-up ... Went 7-0 with a 1.21 ERA over 19 relief appearances ... Had one save and 17 strikeouts and gave up 34 hits in 37.1 innings. 2010 San Mateo Statistics
AS A FRESHMAN AT COLLEGE OF SAN MATEO IN 2009: Made 14 relief appearances totaling 20.2 innings ... Was 2-0 with a 2.18 ERA.. Gave up 16 hits as opponents hit just .205 against him. 2009 San Mateo Statistics
SUMMER BALL: Played in North Carolina for the Fayetteville SwampDogs of the Coastal Plain League.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2008 graduate of Monte Vista Christian School in Watsonville.
PERSONAL: Born Mar. 27, 1990 ... Parents are Douglas and Cynthia Burns ... Has two brothers, Brandt and Gregory, and a sister named Emily ... An economics major in Sixth College ... Would like to pursue a career in international business ... A fan of all the Bay Area teams - Giants, 49ers, Warriors and Sharks ... Favorite movie is The Big Lebowski... Hobbies include sailing and surfing.
CAREER HIGHS (current through 2012 season)
Innings Pitched: 6.2, 2/19/12 vs. Chico State
Hits: 7, 5/14/11 vs. Cal Poly Pomona
Runs: 6, 5/14/11 vs. Cal Poly Pomona
Earned Runs: 4, 5/14/11 vs. Cal Poly Pomona
Walks: 4, 5/14/11 vs. Cal Poly Pomona
Strikeouts: 5, 3/12/11 vs. Cal State Dominguez Hills
CAREER STATISTICS (current through 2012 season)
2011: 1.000 (3-5-0)
2012: 1.000 (3-5-0)
TOTALS: 1.000 (6-10-0)