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Carrie Burk Athlete Profile

Carrie Burk

Carrie Burk
Position: All Around Height: 5-4 Roster Years: 1991-1994 Hometown: Arnold, MD Last School: Archbishop Spaulding High School

Personal

  • Daughter of James and Cindy Burk
  • Member of Natoinal Honor Society at Archbishop Spaulding High School
  • Majored in commercial P.E./health promotions

Before BYU

  • Competed for Docksiders club
  • 1989 runner-up at USAIGC National Championships
  • Four-year Maryland State USGF Level 10 (Class I) champion on beam
  • 1989 state champion on bars and runner-up in all-around
  • Placed sixth at 1989 USGF Region VII in all-around
  • Finished fifth at 1990 USGF Region VII in all-around


1991 | Freshman Year

  • Started as a three-event specialist
  • Competed in all-around from the fourth meet on
  • Earned team's third highest bars score with a 9.75
  • Posted team's fourth highest floor score, also with a 9.75 

1992 | Sophomore Year

  • Team captain
  • Earned career highs on vault (9.55) and beam (9.85)
  • Tied career-high 9.75 on floor
  • Placed second on beam at the WAC championship with a 9.85 to earn All-WAC honors
  • Finished in the top 25 on beam and floor at the NCAA Midwest Regionals
  • Cougar Club Scholar/Athlete

1993 | Junior Year

  • Team captain
  • Hyperextended both knees in second meet of the season, but came back two weeks later to boost Cougars on bars, floor and vault
  • Tied career-best bars score of 9.75