Geoff Burns
Geoff Burns

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Traverse City, Mich.

High School:
West


Junior/Sophomore (2010)... Wrapped the season with a 10th-place finish at the EMU Fall Classic (Oct. 23), registering a time of 30:52.0 ... Claimed 177th place (26:18.0) at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational (Oct. 2) ... Earned runner-up honors at the Michigan Open (Sept. 3) with a time of 16:08.2.

Sophomore/Freshman (2009)... Claimed 69th place (27:25.2) at the Big Ten Championships (Nov. 1), recording a time of 27:25.2 ... Finished 34th (26:17.8) at the Michigan Intercollegiate (Oct. 9) ... Clocked a career-best 26:08.9 en route to a 99th-place effort at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (Oct. 3) ... Placed 23rd at the Harry Groves Invitational (Sept. 11), clocking 27:30 ... Kicked off the season with a career-best ninth-place performance (19:52) at the Michigan Open (Sept. 4).

Prep... Graduated from Traverse City West High School (2008) ... Class Valedictorian ... Two-time academic all-state selection (2006, '07) ... 2007 cross country regional and Big North Conference champion ... First Team All-Big North Conference (2006) ... Twice served as TC West's cross country team captain (2006, '07) ... Also earned four varsity letters in track ... Earned indoor 3,200-meter all-state honors (2008) ... 2007 regional champion in the 3,200m and 4x800m ... Two-time All-Big North Conference selection (2007, '08).

Personal... Enrolled in School of Engineering ... Born on May 3, 1990 ... Son of Bryan and Kristy Burns.