Southern Miss fell 7-4 in game 1 before being edged 4-3 in eight innings in the night cap.
2014 (Redshirt Sophomore): Saw limited action in first season with the Golden Eagles, playing in eight games on the year primarily as a pinch hitter ... Recorded five at bats, scoring a run and driving in a pair ... Drew a pair of walks for a .286 on-base percentage ... Made first collegiate appearance as a substitute at second base on the road against Arizona ... Also played against Ole Miss, Detroit, Texas Southern, Alcorn State, East Carolina, No. 7 Alabama and FIU ... Scored a run against FIU, while driving in runs against Ole Miss and FIU ... Drew walks versus Ole Miss and FIU.
2013 (Redshirt Freshman): Transferred from Nicholls State to Southern Miss ... Was not a member of the softball team in the spring, but joined the team in the fall of 2013.
2012 (Freshman, Nicholls State): Did not compete during the season, taking a redshirt.
High School: Lettered four years at John Curtis Christian School ... Earned All-District and All-Metro honors all four years ... Garnered All-State accolades at third base as a senior ... Named to Adidas Top 100 Athletes List in 2009 ... Named Ms. Patriot ... Played travel ball with the New Orleans Voodoo ... Involved with Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), the Interact Club and member of student council ... Honor student and member of the National Honor Society
Personal: Full name is Priscilla Katie Burns ... Daughter of Dr. Jeffrey and Susan Burns ... Has an older sister, Rebecca ... Sister Rebecca played softball at the University of Dallas, while father played baseball for Louisiana College and grandfather played baseball for the Yankees organization ... Born on Jan. 8 in New Orleans, La. ... Majoring in business management.