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Priscilla Burns
Priscilla  Burns

RS Junior

River Ridge, La.

High School:
John Curtis Christian School

Last College:
Nicholls State






Softball Concludes Season with Senior Day

Southern Miss honored its seniors Priscilla Burns and Shelbee Rodgers prior to the game.


Softball Falls In Doubleheader with FAU

Southern Miss dropped a doubleheader with Florida Atlantic on Saturday afternoon.


Softball Hosts Florida Atlantic in Final Home Series

Southern Miss and Florida Atlantic will play a three-game C-USA series in Hattiesburg.


Senior Profile: Shelbee Rodgers

Shelbee Rodgers is one of two seniors that will be honored on Senior Day on Sunday.


Senior Profile: Priscilla Burns

Priscilla Burns is one of two seniors that will be honored on Senior Day on Sunday.

2015 (Redshirt Junior): Saw limited action, appearing in seven games and making three starts … Made first collegiate start against Florida Atlantic, eventually starting all three games of the series as part of Senior Weekend … Started two games at second base, while recording another start as the designated player … Recorded 10 at bats, including a season-high two in each game against the Owls … Scored a run in the Golden Eagles’ 24-1 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff … Drew walk against UAPB and FAU … Five of seven appearances came in Conference USA play.

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.

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