ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

Lydia Burns
Lydia Burns
Year: Junior
Hometown: Boston, Mass.
High School: Boston Latin School
Major: Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality
House Affiliation: Currier

2014-15 (Junior)
Regular starter at the right wing position, seeing action against Brown, Dartmouth and Cornell … Competed with the Crimson team at the Frostbite 7’s tournament, helping the team score victories over MIT and Beantown RFC (March 7) … Competed with the Crimson team at the Crimson 7’s tournament, leading the team to the championship game against perennial national champions Norwich (March 28) …  Saw the field at the Quinnipiac 7’s charity tournament (April 4) … Led the team at the Sorenson Cup, scoring a 12-12 draw against hosts Brown (April 11) … Competed at the Ivy 7’s Championship, helping the team defeat Yale, 22-0, and take fourth (April 18) … Competed at the ARCA 7’s Championship, helping the Crimson defeat Navy and make it to the semifinal round (May 2-3).

Before Harvard
A two-year letterwinner in soccer at Boston Latin … Served as varsity team captain in her senior year … Member of National Honor Society in 2011 and 2012 … Recipient of the Columbia University Book Award in 2011 … Earned the AP Scholar Award … Named a National Merit Finalist in 2011 … Enjoys singing and photography.

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS