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University of New Mexico Lobos athletics

Madison Burns




Alamogordo, N.M.

JUNIOR: Helped the 200 freestyle relay team take seventh at the Mountain West Championships with a season-best time of 1:32.57 … Was part of the 200 medley relay team that took fifth at the MW Championships with a season-best time of 1:40.06 … Against in-state foe New Mexico State, took first in the 50 free … Helped the Lobos take first in the 400 freestyle relay (3:29.44) at the double dual versus San Diego State and Fresno State on Jan. 14 … Was on 400 free relay team that took third at Phill Hansel Invite in Houston … Took second in the 50 free against NAU (23.98).

SOPHOMORE:Was part of 200 freestyle relay team that set the school record (1:30.63) … Helped UNM defeat Northern Arizona in the 200 medley relay (1:56.46) on Jan. 23, 2016.

HIGH SCHOOL: Madison Burns is a native from Alamogordo, N.M. and 2014 graduate from Alamogordo High School…She was under high school coach Jocelyne Gillespie … Was also named an All-American athlete and Salutatorian of her class … Holds the record for the 50-yard fly event for New Mexico long course.

PERSONAL: Born in Alamogordo, N.M. … Her father is a helicopter engineer, her mother is a high school English teacher, and she has one sibling … Her favorite food is peanut butter and her favorite athlete is Colin Kaepernick … Majoring in Nutrition.