Gary Burnett
Gary Burnett
Height: 5-8
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Amherst, Mass.
High School: Amherst Regional
Position: Hurdles
Major: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

2014: (Outdoor): wrapped up season at the New England Division III Championships (5/10) with a 24th place finish in the 400m hurdles with a time of 57.60 … finished sixth at the NEWMAC Championships (4/26) in the 400m hurdles with a season best time of 57.54 … crossed sixth in the hurdles at the Sean Collier Invitational (4/19) in 58.91 … was third in the event at Bates (4/12)  with a time of 58.58 … kicked off outdoor season with 57.88 performance at the Engineer’s Cup (4/5) to finish second in the 400m hurdles … (Indoor): competed in 500m and 600m runs … recorded  season best performance in the 600m run at the Bowdoin Quad (1/18) crossing in 1:27.19 for sixth place … best 500m run was at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational (2/8) finishing in 58th place in 1:08.20.

Off the Track: Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science with a minor in biological engineering.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Amherst Regional High School … captain … six-time varsity letterwinner … National Honor Society … team captain at the Massachusetts State Science Olympia … volunteer coach for the Mount Sugarloaf Youth Track League … Norway-America Youth Leadership Program … Rochester Institute of Technology Computing Medal Award … Xerox Award for Innovation and Information Technology.