ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
41 - Deke Burns
Deke Burns
Height: 6-0
Weight: 165
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Jamesville, N.Y.
High School: Jamesville-DeWitt
Position: Attackman

Career Highs
Goals: 1, at Quinnipiac (4/9/13)
Assists: 3, at Quinnipiac (4/9/13) 
Points: 4, at Quinnipiac (4/9/13)  
Ground balls: 0

2013 (Freshman):
Recorded first career points (1g, 3a) in a victory over Quinnipiac (April 9) ... Credited with one assist versus Princeton (April 20).

Before Harvard:
Ranked as the No. 68 recruit in the class of 2016 by Inside Lacrosse … Played varsity lacrosse for three years at Jamesville-DeWitt … Helped lacrosse team win 44 consecutive games over two seasons and the NYSPHSAA State Championship in 2010 and 2011 … Named U.S. Lacrosse All-American in 2012 … Also named an Under Armor Underclass All-American in 2011 … Selected first team All-CNY in 2012 and third team All-CNY in 2011 … Named first team all-league in 2010 and 2011 … Awarded team MVP in 2012 … Also played four years of varsity hockey at Jamesville-DeWitt … Captain of the hockey team in 2011 and 2012 … Selected as second team All-CNY in 2012 … Awarded hockey defensive MVP in 2012 … Also played varsity golf for three years at Jamesville-DeWitt … Captain of the golf team in 2011 … Selected first team all-league in 2010 and 2011 … Named second team all-league in 2009 … An Honor Roll student all four years of high school … Member of the Hillcrest Chapter of the National Honor Society in 2012 … Member of the Spanish National Honor Society in 2012 … Math team participant in 2011 … Volunteered at Vera House, the Chadwick Residence, Camp Good Days and the Samaritan Center … Father, Don Burns Jr., played varsity lacrosse at St. Lawrence University … Grandfather, Don Burns, was an ECAC All-East football selection at Hamilton College … Uncle, Greg Burns, was a three-time lacrosse All-American at Syracuse University.