2006 Team Captain
Outlook: -- Molly will be instrumental with leadership and drive ... consistent and dedicated tactical leader and playmaker ... has technical ability to serve final pass and direct our attack ...dangerous and crafty on the ball and can maintain possession under pressure.
2005 -- Garnered Second-Team All-Patriot League recognition as Navy's third-leading scorer ... ranked ninth in the league with 17 points on five goals and seven assists ... owned the league's fourth-best assists per game average (0.35) and was tied for third in total assists ... one of five players to start all 20 contests ... led the Mids to a 3-2 victory over La Salle after scoring a pair of goals, including the game-winner ... her two goals against La Salle marked the first multiple-goal effort in her career ... turned in a personal-best two assists en route to a career-high four-point effort in the Mids' 5-1 victory over Howard in Navy's home finale ... produced a goal and an assist in Navy's 3-0 win at Mount St. Mary's.
2004 -- Missed the entire season after suffering a foot injury over the summer.
2003 -- A starter in 17 of the 23 games in which she played, became a more aggressive and confident player by the conclusion of the year ... the Mids' fourth-leading scorer with 16 points on six goals and four assists ... finished the year tied for 12th in the Patriot League in scoring and 10th in goals scored ... also tied for 12th in assists ... scored goals in four of the final-five contests, while producing an assist in the game against American in the championship game of the Patriot League Tournament ... scored the Mids' goal at Penn State in the NCAA Tournament ... scored Navy's second goal of the game in its 3-2 victory over Colgate in the semifinals of the Patriot League Tournament ... scored the game-winning goal in a 4-0 decision against Bucknell in Navy's home finale ... produced Navy's lone goal of the game against ACC foe Maryland ... it was the first goal scored by the Mids in their four meetings with the Terps ... named Patriot League Rookie of the Week Nov. 3 for her efforts against Bucknell and Maryland ... earned her first-career start in Navy's season opener at Sacramento State.
High School/Club -- A 2003 graduate of Cherry Creek High School in Cherry Creek, Colo. ... garnered four letters as a midfielder for Cherry Creek High ... led prep team to the 2001 state championship with a 14-1-0 record, while club team went undefeated (15-0-0) in 2000 to win the state championship ... earned all-league recognition in 2001 and `02 ... won all-conference honors in 2003 and was named to the Arapahoe Tournament Team ... voted as a "Player to Watch" for four-straight years ... member of the AV Sports National Dream Team ... fellow Navy soccer player Kristi Coonfare played on the same club team, the Colorado Storm ... member of the National Honor Society and student senate ... also a member of the Key Club and Physics Club.
Personal -- Full name is Molly Mairin Burd ... daughter of James and Patricia Burd ... born Oct. 12, 1984 ... majoring in economics ... four-time member of the Commandant's List.
Points: 4 vs. Howard (10/17/05), vs. La Salle (8/28/05)
Goals: 2 vs. La Salle (8/28/05)
Assists: 2 vs. Howard (10/17/05)
Shots: 4 vs. Howard (10/17/05), vs. La Salle (8/28/05)