Laura Burns
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hertford, England

GENERAL: Will provide significant senior leadership to a young Rams squad… Speed
allows her to dominant the baselines... Transferred from Cned-Institut de Lyon in
Lyon, France prior to the 2007-2008 season.

2009-10 (SENIOR): Garnered All-CAA honors for the third straight season being named All-CAA Second-Team Singles and All-CAA First-Team Doubles along with junior Kateryna Yergina... Only lost two matches all spring and enters the NCAA Tournament, having only taken a loss once in her last 18 matches... With her win over Nina Vulovich of William & Mary in the CAA finals, she moved into 10th-place all-time on the singles win list... Have won eight of last nine double matches with Yergina.

2008-09 (JUNIOR): Earned Second Team All-CAA honors at both the singles and doubles level... Led the Black & Gold with 23 singles victories, compared to just five losses… Won 16 of her 20 spring matches in straight sets… Earned CAA Co-Player of the Week honors (3/23-3/30) after going a perfect 2-0, including a come-from-behind win over William & Mary’s Klaudyna Kasztelaniec (3-6, 6-2, 6-3)… Posted victories in seven of her first eight spring matches, dropping just two sets over that span.

2007-08 (SOPHOMORE): All-CAA Third Team Singles... Earned 6-2, 6-1 decision over South Carolina’s Megan McGavock in the first round of the NCAA Tournament... Recorded a 7-5, 1-6, 6-1 triumph over Alexandra Luc of Clemson as Rams upset the ninth-ranked Tigers, 4-3 (Feb. 3)... Opened spring season with eight consecutive singles victories.