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Academic Major

  • English

    Military Service Interest

  • Navy, surface warfare officer

    High School

  • Graduated from New Holstein High School.
  • Earned second-team all-conference and honorable mention all-region honors in basketball as a senior. Also earned honorable mention all-conference accolades as a junior.
  • Played and earned all-conference recognition in soccer (goalkeeper) and volleyball (middle blocker).
  • Both the volleyball and soccer teams won regional titles during the 2002-03 school year.
  • Named as a Marine Corps Distinguished Athlete, as well as New Holstein's Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year as a senior.


  • Elizabeth Rose Burnett
  • Born March 8, 1985, in Chilton, Wis.
  • Daughter of Jim and Kathy Burnett.

    Burnett's 2005-06 Season Highlights

  • Surpassed her point total for all of her sophomore year (42) in Navy's fifth game.
  • Reached double figures in points in 16 games while totaling eight or more points in 20 games.
  • Tallied a double-double twice on the year.
  • Grabbed five or more rebounds in 17 games.
  • Averaged 9.6 points and 5.4 rebounds a game on the year, while shooting 48.9-percent from the field.
  • Her field goal percentage ranked fifth in the Patriot League, while her rebounding average placed her 12th.
  • Ranked second on the team with 56 assists.
  • Scored in double figures six times in a seven game stretch from N27-D28. Averaged 12.1 points a game and shot 53.7-percent from the field during this span.
  • Totaled a career-high 17 points F18 at Colgate on 7-of-8 shooting from the field and 3-of-4 shooting from the foul line.
  • Converted all six of her shots from the field in a 16-point effort J14 at Lafayette.
  • Hauled in 10 rebounds J4 at Troy and M2 against Colgate. Added 12 points against the Trojans and 10 points against the Raiders.
  • Dished out a career-high nine assists J21 against Army.

    Burnett's 2004-05 Season Highlights

  • Hauled in multiple rebounds in 15 games.
  • Grabbed a career-high (at the time) seven boards J30 at Bucknell.
  • Also totaled six caroms N27 against Troy.
  • Scored points in 15 games, with her season high of five coming F4 at Holy Cross.
  • Scored four points in five outings.
  • Dished out a career-high three assists in three games, including in back-to-back games J23 against Army and J28 at Colgate.

    Burnett's 2003-04 Season Highlights

  • Did not appear in any varsity games. Instead, competed on Navy's junior varsity team.
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