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12   Sarah Burrington
Sarah Burrington

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Ruskin, Fla.

High School:
Riverview

Height:
6-5

Position:
Middle Blocker

Club:
Tampa Bay Juniors


04/18/2014

Seminoles Close Out Spring Successfully

FSU went undefeated in exhibition matches while qualifying four players for the U.S. Collegiate National Team.

03/22/2014

Noles Outlast Florida in Exhibition

The FSU indoor volleyball team won four sets against Florida on Friday.

02/20/2014

Four Capture ACC All-Academic Honors

Four members of the FSU indoor volleyball team were named to the 2013 ACC All-Academic Team.

02/08/2014

Noles Play Tough in First Exhibition

Florida State dominated play against South Carolina and LSU.

02/03/2014

Spring Exhibition Slated for February 8

Florida State will host LSU and South Carolina on Saturday in a spring exhibition event.

11/27/2013

Volleyball Senior Night 11-27-13 Photos Ross Obley

Volleyball Clemson at FSU Senior Night 11-27-13 Photos by Ross Obley

11/27/2013

Women's Volleyball vs Clemson, 11/27/13, (Photo's by Steve Musco)

FSU's 3-0 victory

11/24/2013

Volleyball Duke at FSU 11-24-13 Photos Ross Obley

Volleyball Duke at FSU 11-24-13 Photos by Ross Obley

11/17/2013

Women's Volleyball vs Notre Dame, 11/17/13, (Photo's by Steve Musco)

FSU vs Notre Dame

11/01/2013

Volleyball UNC at FSU 11-1-13 Photos Ross Obley

Volleyball UNC at FSU 11-1-13 Photos by Ross Obley

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REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2013)
-Had the best performance in blocking this year against (then No.12) North Carolina with a total of 14. It was the best showing since Ashley Neff put up 14 on Sept. 1, 2012 against Georgia and NC State on Oct. 9, 2011. It contributed towards a team-high 28 blocks. Burrington was highlighted in the five-set thrilling upset over the Tarheels with a season-high 13 kills while hitting .571 percent.
-Put up 149 total blocks in her rookie year.
-Finished the year with a total of 226 kills, hitting for .342.
-Against ranked opponents, Burrington averaged 1.34 blocks per set.
-Finished the season as one of the best blockers in the conference (7th 1.20 per set).
-Burrington was one of the more efficient hitters for the Seminoles. While having double-digit kills, she hit .400 or better in six matches. Overall, she recorded 12 matches above that mark.
-After the Seminoles changed the lineup, Burrington was asked to play defense in the back row for a rotation. While on the defense she posted a season-high of five digs in the 3-0 sweep over (then No. 13) Duke.

FRESHMAN YEAR (2012):
-Redshirted her first season at Florida State
-Provided excellent competition against several Seminole starters during practice

HIGH SCHOOL:
-Arguably the nation's top middle blocker in the 2012 recruiting class, rated the 15th best player in PrepVolleyball.com's senior ratings
-Helped Riverview to the 7A-Region 2 quarterfinals in her senior year, amassing 26 kills in her final match
-Named to the PrepVolleyball.com Senior Aces Top 100 list
-Called "the most mobile, balanced player with outstanding length that I have seen in years" by Tampa Bay Juniors club coach Randy Dagostino
-Earned a prestigious first-team selection on the Under Armour Girls High School All-America squad, getting a chance to play in the Under Armour All-America Volleyball Match and Skills Competition in the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas
-Selected as an ESPNHS Second-Team All-American
-Named to the Highest Honorable Mention list as a PrepVolleyball.com All-American
-VolleyballMagazine/Rox Girls' Fab 50 list

PERSONAL: Born on Jan. 20, 1994 ... majoring in exercise science ... 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.


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