Academic All-Big Ten ... Recorded a time of 15:58.2 at the Jeff Drenth Memorial ... Competed in the Michigan Intercollegiate Championships, placing 22nd with a time of 27:09.0.
Competed unattached ... Turned in a time of 16:21.2 at the Jeff Drenth Memorial ... Finished the Spartan Invitational with a time of 26:28 ... Clocked in at 16:20 at the EMU Classic.
Was a letterwinner in both track (2006-2009) and cross country (2005-2008) and was the 2009 track captain at Grand Blanc High School ... Was elected all-state in 2008 with a 16th place finish in the cross country state meet ... Finished fourth in the regional meet in 2008 and third in the all-county meet ... Winner of the 2008 Big-Nine all-Academic award ... President of National Honor Society in 2009.
Born on December 28, 1990 to Sam and Pat Burdick ... Enrolled in Michigan State's James Madison College, studying international relations.