|Hometown:||East Amherst N.Y.|
|High School:||Williamsville North|
Before Holy Cross: Four-year letterman at Williamsville North H.S. under Coach Flynn Burroughs...helped team to two ECIC, one Section VI championships and two undefeated seasons...New York State Qualifier in 100 breaststroke senior year...swims for STAR swim club (UBAM branch) under coaches Flynn Burroughs and Michael Tomes...Served as captain of both high school and club team...four year member of volleyball team...treasurer of WNHS National Honor Society. Personal: Son of Michael and Barbara Burns... has two sisters...major is Biology/Pre-Med.