Faceoff between Maryland and Cornell is scheduled for 1 p.m. at Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium
Faceoff between Maryland and Colgate is scheduled for noon at Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium
Faceoff between Maryland and Virginia is scheduled for 5 p.m. at UNC's Kenan Stadium.
Burns' Honor Roll
As a senior (2011): Missed the first seven games due to injury ... two groundballs in his season debut in 11-6 loss to No. 8 North Carolina (3/26) ... three groundballs and a caused turnover in 12-7 win at No. 4 Virginia (4/2) ... helped the man-down unit hold the Cavaliers to 1-of-5 on EMO ... three groundballs and a caused turnover in 10-4 win at Navy (4/8) ... one caused turnover in 12-11 overtime loss to No. 3 Johns Hopkins (4/16) ... one groundball and two caused turnovers in 7-6 win over No. 10 North Carolina (4/22) in the ACC semifinals ... three groundballs in 11-9 win at No. 7 Duke (4/24) in the ACC finals ... two groundballs in 10-8 loss to No. 17 Colgate (5/7) ... three groundballs and a caused turnover in 13-6 win at No. 8 seed North Carolina (5/15) in the first round of the NCAA tournament ... three groundballs, including the overtime face-off, in 6-5 overtime win over No. 1 Syracuse (5/22) in the quarterfinals of the NCAA tournament ... one assist and three groundballs in 9-4 win over No. 5 Duke (5/28) in the semifinals of the NCAA tournament ... two groundballs in 9-7 loss to No. 7 Virginia (5/30) in the NCAA championship game.As a junior (2010): Missed the Bellarmine and Georgetown games due to injury ... returned to action with one groundball in 11-10 overtime win vs. No. 9 Duke (3/6) ... one assist, one groundball and two caused turnovers in 10-7 win over Penn (3/15) ... three groundballs in 13-7 win at UMBC (3/20) ... two groundballs and a caused turnover in 9-7 loss at No. 2 North Carolina (3/27) ... made his first career start on the first midfield in 11-10 loss to No. 1 Virginia (4/3) ... had one groundball and a caused turnover vs. the Cavaliers ... terrific all-around game with one goal and a career high five groundballs in 11-9 win over Navy (4/10) ... four groundballs in 10-9 win over No. 16 Johns Hopkins (4/17) ... career best two assists and one groundball ... helped hold the Tar Heels scoreless for stretches of 22:44 and 21:04 during the victory ... two groundballs in 10-6 loss to Virginia (4/25) in ACC finals ... one groundball in 17-4 win over Fairfield (5/1) ... helped hold the Stags scoreless for stretches of 23:03 and 25:07 during the victory ... a goal and an assist in 18-10 win vs. Colgate (5/8) ... helped hold the Raiders scoreless for 20:05 from the second to the fourth quarters ... also had one groundball and a caused turnover vs. Colgate ... one assist and one groundball in 11-8 win over Hofstra (5/15) in the first round of the NCAA tournament ... tied his career high with five groundballs to go along with one caused turnover in 7-5 loss to Notre Dame (5/22) in quarterfinals of NCAA tournament.
As a sophomore (2009): One groundball and a caused turnover in 18-3 win over Presbyterian (2/13) ... career high two goals in 15-4 win over Air Force (2/14) in Wounded Warrior Project's "Face Off for a Cause" ... also had two groundballs vs. the Falcons ... went 1-for-3 on face-offs in 10-13 loss to No. 8 Georgetown (2/21) ... one groundball in 11-8 win over No. 12 Duke (2/28) at the Face-Off Classic ... one assist and three groundballs in 9-7 win at Towson (3/7) ... tied his career high with three groundballs in 13-6 win over Bryant (3/15) ... also had a caused turnover vs. the Bulldogs ... one groundball and a caused turnover in 8-7 win over No. 11 North Carolina (3/21) ... assisted Bryn Holmes' fourth-quarter goal in 10-9 7OT loss at No. 1 Virginia (3/28) ... also had a career-best four groundballs and a caused turnover vs. the Cavaliers ... two groundballs in 10-4 loss at No. 14 Navy (4/3) ... tied his career high with four groundballs to go along with two caused turnovers in 15-6 win over Binghamton (4/14) ... four groundballs in 16-10 loss at No. 8 North Carolina (4/24) in the ACC Semifinals ... tied his career-high with four groundballs in 10-6 win at Yale (5/2) ... also had three caused turnovers vs. the Bulldogs ... two groundballs and a caused turnover in 7-3 win at No. 7 seed Notre Dame (5/10) in first round of the NCAA tournament ... one groundball in 11-6 loss to No. 2 seed Syracuse (5/16) in NCAA Quarterfinals.
As a redshirt freshman (2008): Made his collegiate debut with three groundballs in 11-6 win at No. 4 Georgetown (2/23) ... went 1-of-2 on face-offs and picked up a groundball in 17-7 win at Mount St. Mary's (2/26) ... one groundball in 15-7 loss at No.2 Duke (3/1) ... won his only face-off attempt and had a groundball in 13-5 win over Providence (3/3) ... assisted Brian Farrell's first goal in 12-7 win over No. 18 Towson (3/8) ... two groundballs and an assist in 16-4 win over Air Force (3/16) ... helped hold the Falcons scoreless for 44:03 spanning from the end of the first quarter to the final minutes of the fourth ... won 2-of-3 face-offs and had two groundballs in 13-8 win at No. 5 North Carolina (3/22) ... one groundball and a caused turnover in 13-7 win over No. 1 Virginia (3/29) ... helped hold the Mids scoreless for the final 30:44 ... two groundballs in 10-4 loss at No. 15 Johns Hopkins (4/12) ... tied his career high with three groundballs in 9-4 win over Penn (4/19) ... helped hold the Quakers scoreless for a stretch of 51:12 ... one assist and two groundballs in 16-10 win over Yale (5/3) ... two groundballs in 10-7 win over Denver (5/10) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... helped the defense hold the Pioneers scoreless for 30:06 that led to a 7-0 run which allowed Maryland to take the lead ... two groundballs in 8-7 OT loss to No. 2 Virginia (5/17) in NCAA Quarterfinals.
As a freshman (2007): Redshirt season.
Before Maryland: Three-year letterwinner for coaches Jim and Bud Beardmore at Severna Park Senior High School ... helped lead the Falcons to two state and three county titles ... scored 25 goals and added 14 assists as a senior in 2006 ... also won 63 percent of his face-offs ... first team All-Anne Arundel County by the Baltimore Sun ... MSLCA senior all-star ... Free State top 44 selection ... team captain ... scored 15 goals with nine assists as a junior in 2005 ... also a two-time letterwinner in basketball ... team captain as a senior ... all-county honoree ... selected to the Anne Arundel County senior all-star classic ... named Severna Park's "Mr. Basketball."
Personal: Son of Robert and Maureen Burns ... younger brother of Matt ... older brother of Greg ... has six uncles that played collegiate lacrosse ... majoring in communications.