1 - Catherine Burson
Catherine Burson
Height: 5-7
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Poway, Calif.
High School: Poway HS
Position: Goalkeeper
UCSB
2004
Catherine Burson will provide depth in goal for UCSB.
Club/High School
Burson attended Poway High School...As a senior, she posted 16 shutouts and led Poway to the Palomar League Championships...She became the first goalkeeper in Palomar League history to not allow a goal during the entire league season...In a CIF quarterfinal game against Torrey Pines, Burson stopped a pair of penalty kicks and scored one to give Poway the victory...Selected Palomar League Player of the Year by the North County Times...Also selected All-North County and All-Palomar League by the North County Times...She was selected First Team All-CIF and All-Section by the San Diego Union Tribune...Burson was also selected to the San Diego Union Tribune's All-Academic Team as a senior...Earned a CIF Sportsmanship Award and CIF Varsity Letter in 2003...At the club level, she played for the Laguna Hills Eclipse U-17 Premier.
Personal
Born October 30, 1986 in San Diego, CA...Plans to major in psychology...Burson is the daughter of Karen and Don Greenlee.