Burns, a junior from Weaverville, N.C., finished first and set a new school record in the 3000 meters at the UNC Fast Times, hosted on the campus of North Carolina over the weekend. She finished with a time of 9:53.37 and shattered the Davidson record of 10:08.62 set last season by Megal Atias. Burns bested the field of 19 runners to claim the individual title.
In the classroom Burns boasts a 3.979 GPA and is majoring in psychology. She is a member of the Southern Conference Academic All-Conference team.