She also got married to BYU men’s volleyball player Sam Cagle.
Both Burnett and Cagle grew up in the San Diego area.“I had a crush on him but he was dating my best friend when we were seniors in high school,” Burnett said. We’d been really good friends and I was like, ‘You know, this could be the start of something new,’ to quote ‘High School Musical.’”Burnett’s excitement and energy for the game shines through with each big play.“I’ve always been kind of an Energizer bunny,” Burnett said.
“I’m just trying to make sure she doesn’t knock somebody out while she’s celebrating, that’s all I ask.“But she’s a great team player, willing to do whatever we ask of her. MTBronco Gym in Boise, Idaho TV: None Online: (subscription required), live stats at The Word: BYU will also play Missouri on Friday at p.m.
It’s a new role for Burnett, but she’s excelling just the same. 10 BYU defeated Saint Louis (3-0), UT-Rio Grande Valley (3-0) and No. Burnett had a career-best 10 blocks against UTRGV and hit .421 with eight kills in the win against Ohio State.“This weekend was a big confidence booster for me,” Burnett said.
“It was like, ‘Hey, I can play middle blocker and I can help the team.’ That’s really what I wanted to do.”The graduations of All-Americans Amy Boswell and Whitney Howard left the Cougars with a pretty big hole in the middle.
Benjamin Cluff became the third principal of Brigham Young Academy (the precursor to BYU) in 1892 (the school was converted into a university in 1903) and was influenced by his collegiate studies at the University of Michigan to bring athletic competition to Brigham Young.
The first BYU football team in 1896 played the University of Utah (winning 12–4), the Elks, the Crescents, the YMCA of Salt Lake City, the Wheel Club of Denver, and Westminster College; and it ultimately won the championship.
An abdominal tear limited her junior season to just two starts and 17 kills.
This summer, Burnett started training to be a middle blocker and found a home.The team has competed in several different athletic conferences during its history, but since July 1, 2011, it has competed as an Independent.The team plays home games at the 63,470-seat La Vell Edwards Stadium, which is named after legendary head coach La Vell Edwards.Burnett, who played opposite hitter, stepped up to take charge along with redshirt freshman Kennedy Redding.“I thought Kennedy and Cosy performed really well,” BYU coach Heather Olmstead said.“Everybody had a few jitters against Saint Louis and was just trying to get settled.My arms hurt so bad I thought I was going to start bleeding out of my pores.