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    Christy Burnett
    Christy Burnett

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Fallbrook, Calif.

    High School:
    Fallbrook Union

    Height:
    5-9

    Position:
    Outside Hitter

    Major:
    History

    2001 (Junior)

  • Started in all 24 matches
  • In last 12 matches, hit .257 (150-53-378) for a 3.49 kpg average & 3.56 dpg average
  • Hit career-high .560 (14-0-25) against SMU
  • Career-high five service aces vs. CS Northridge
  • Had 10+ digs in every match but seven (17 of 24)
  • Career-best 28 kills vs. San Jose State
  • Career-high 21 digs vs. Nevada & Florida State
  • Led team in digs (297) & digs per game (3.45)
  • Tied career-high four block assists & total blocks
  • Had team-best nine double-doubles
  • Started all 24 matches
  • Second team all-WAC

    2000 (Sophomore)

  • Only returning starter to play in all 30 matches in 2000
  • Had 19 double-figure kill matches
  • Had 22 double-figure dig matches
  • Had 15 double-doubles
  • First career 20-kill match vs. Central Michigan
  • First career 20-dig match vs. UTEP
  • First career 20/20 vs. UTEP (23 kills, 21 digs -- both marks career bests)
  • Opened year with seven straight double-figure dig matches & averaged 12.57 digs a match (88, 3.14 dpg)
  • Career-best three aces vs. George Mason
  • Career-high four assists against Denver
  • Career-high four blocks assists & total blocks vs. UTEP
  • Had at least one block in 16 matches
  • Led team in digs (323) & second in kills (338)
  • 2000 Fresno State Invitational all-tourney

    1998 (Freshman)
  • Hit season-best .389 (8-1-18) vs. Stanford
  • Had first collegiate kills against Loyola
  • Had first collegiate service ace & dig vs. Northern Arizona
  • Season-best three aces against Sacramento State
  • Season-best 13 kills vs. Hawai?i
  • Had season-high 14 digs against Sacramento State
  • Recorded first career double-double vs. Sacramento State
  • Posted three matches with 10+ kills, four with 10+ digs and three double-doubles
  • Played in every match but four

    Fallbrook Union High School
  • Letterwinner in volleyball, soccer and track and field
  • Two-time first team All-CIF selection her junior and senior year
  • Team MVP her junior and senior year
  • Helped FHS to a second place finish in the Palomar League her last three years as a prepster
  • FHS advanced to the CIF finals her junior year

    Personal
  • Born July 29, 1980
  • Parents are Richard and JoAnn Burnett
  • Has an older brother, Eric
  • Interests include surfing, skin-diving, music, poetry, plants and island living
  • Biggest athletic thrill to date is placing third at the 1997 Kaepa Festival and FHS being a CIF finalist
  • San Diego Volleyball Club team finished third at the 1997 Kaepa Festival
  • Played club ball with South Pacific (1995-96) before joining San Diego team
  • Parents played collegiate volleyball at Pierce Junior College and with the USVBA
  • Mother also played collegiate ball at CS Northridge
  • Admires her parents the most

    BURNETT?S CAREER STATISTICS
    Year   M   G   K   E    TA   PCT   A   SA   SE   RE   DG   BS   BA   TB   BE   BHE
    1998  25  64  85  54   271  .114   3   11   15    6  112    3    7   10    4    0
    2000  30 112 338 184   992  .155  35   21   25   29  323    2   26   28    7    4
    2001  24  86 231  90   641  .220  33   23   27   15  297    3   31   34    2    0  
    TOTAL 79 262 654 328  1904  .171  71   55   67   50  732    8   64   72    13   4
    
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