6  Sara Burdick
Sara Burdick
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Leicester, NY

High School:
York Central HS

Height:
5-6

Position:
Midfielder

Birthdate:
06/27/1986

As a Junior: Continued her streak by appearing in all 17 matches with starts in seven... Important component to the Herd's midfield... During her third season had ten shots, five on goal... Named to Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

As a Sophomore: A staple for the Herd as a flank midfielder...Continued streak of appearing in every match since enrolling at Marshall by seeing action in all 18 matches with nine starts...Voted by teammates as recipient of the Team Hustle Award.

As a Freshman: Started 15 of the 19 matches she appeared in...Scored her first collegiate goal, a match tying goal, in a 3-3 draw v. Drexel...Registered her first career assist in a 6-0 win over Cleveland St....Awarded the Herd's Newcomer of the Year and Most Improved player by her teammates.

High School: A two-time NSCAA Regional All-American and a first-team all-state selection in 2003...Second-team all-state pick in 2002...Set York Central records for goals and points in a season as a senior in 2003, while breaking records for points in a career and goals in a career during her junior campaign...A two-time Livingston Conference Athletic Association Player of the Year...Played club ball with the Rochester Jr. Rhinos and Herd teammates Kelly Jackson and Elise Provenzano.

Personal: Born June 27, 1986...Daughter of Lynn Thompson and Randy Burdick...Major is chemistry.