|High School:||Coronado HS|
UC SANTA BARBARA
Attended Coronado High School where he was coached by his father, Randy Burgess…Was an All-Western League selection and All-CIF pick…Garnered All-State honors as both a junior and senior…Set school records for field blocks in a season, field blocks in a career and assists in a season…Helped lead the Islanders to four consecutive CIF appearances and the 2011 CIF Championship…Also competed in swimming…Was named Coronado’s 2012 Athlete of the Year.
Played club for Coronado Water Polo Club and Del Mar Club Water Polo.
Vandon Richard Burgess was born on August 7, 1993 in Coronado, Calif.…Parents are Randy and Claire Burgess…Aspires to one day be a physical therapist…His favorite movie is “The Waterboy” and his favorite book is “Lone Survivor”…Enjoys the music of The Offspring…Names Dwight Howard as his hero.