2009-10:Placed 17th in the 3,000-meter run at the C-USA Indoor Championships with a time of 8:58.44 ... Turned in three top 10 finishes during the outdoor season, taking eighth at the Quad Meet (4:08.17) and also the Shamrock Invitational (9:02.63) in the 1,500 and 3,000-meter runs, respectively.
High School: Part of the Brentsville team that won three consecutive state championships ... Placed 12th at the state meet and second in the district meet as a senior ... As a senior, ran in the Foot Locker South Regional Cross Country Championships ... During final campaign, named an ESPN Rise runner to watch in the Washington D.C. area ... Junior year, finished in 64th-place at the Nike Team Southeast Regional, helping Brentsville finish sixth overall.
Personal: Intended academic major is undecided ... Son of Jeff and Gina Burress ... Graduated with above a 3.0 grade-point average and earned an academic letter.