Several Florida State student-athletes honored with individual awards in recognition of another outstanding season
Freshman middle blocker Sarah Burrington answers 11 intriguing questions
Senior outside hitter from Istanbul, Turkey puts on a strong offensive display in preseason tune-up to give Garnet a 3-2 victory
Defending ACC champions and NCAA national semifinal participants partake in intra-squad scrimmage on Aug. 18 at 4 p.m. in Tully Gym
Middle blocker from Fresno, Calif. recognized by COBRA Magazine heading into big senior season
Expected to be a key piece toward Florida State's bright future ... extremely athletic middle blocker who has her coaches and teammates excited about her potential in 2013 ... as a redshirt in her first season she was given the opportunity to develop her game and enhance both her blocking and attack skills ... shows an upbeat demeanor that allows her to be coachable and absorb information well.
FRESHMAN YEAR (2012):
PERSONAL: Born on Jan. 20, 1994 ... exploratory major ... daughter of Jack and Sandy Burrington ... both parents are veterinarians ... earned a No. 3 academic ranking in her senior class in high school ... two-year member of National Honor Society ... favorite movies are "Titanic" and "Transformers" ... favorite song is "I'm Yours" by Jason Mraz ... top band is Dave Matthews Band ... favorite television channel is ABC Family ... favorite accessory in her wardrobe is her Michael Kors watch ... enjoys cooking with her teammates ... refuses to step on the Seminole head on the locker room carpet as part of a superstition ... excellent proof reader ... favorite home-cooked meals include her mother's Spanish casserole and her father's apple pie ... had several pets growing up, including a pig, turtle, bird, goldfish, snake, dogs, cats and a squirrel ... proudest moment was winning the Girl's Junior National Volleyball Championship as a member of the Tampa Bay Juniors in 2012 because it was one of the best experiences she ever had.