13 Laura Burtness
13 Laura Burtness
Height: 5-10
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Portland, Ore.
High School: Sunset
Position: 2M
College: HS

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011: Served as a two-meter set off the bench for the Broncos  appearing in all 34 games while adding 15 goals, three assists, 10 steals and 24 earned ejections … scored one goal, while registering one assist, two steals, and two kick outs drawn against Fresno-Pacific (2/5) … earned two ejections against Cal Baptist (2/19)… scored two goals against CS Monterey Bay (2/26) … scored a goal while adding an assist against Harvard (3/15) … earned a season-high four ejections while picking up two field blocks and a goal against San Bernadino (4/2) … scored a goal while drawing an exclusion against Colorado St. (4/17).

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Sunset High School in Beaverton, Oregon … four-year starter on Sunset’s water polo team … captain, two-time team MVP and a first team all-league honoree … led Sunset in scoring as a junior and senior… as a junior in 2008, led Sunset to a league championship and was named a second team all-state player … the 2008 Sunset team finished third in state … named all-league all four years, three-times a first team pick … also swam on the Sunset swim team.

Born in Portland, Oregon … daughter of Eric Burtness and Paula Inglett … has two older brothers, Alex and Matt … enjoys snowboarding, traveling and wakeboarding … Business major.