2013: Spent first season adjusting to collegiate level.
High School: Earned a plethora of honors as four-year starter at Huntington H.S. ... four-time West Virginia AAA All-State honoree ... first-team selection in 2012 ... twice garnered second-team honors (2010-11), along with honorable mention (2009) ... three times selected a first-team AAA All-State in West Virginia Sportswriters Poll ... four-time first-team all-conference pick ... helped Huntington capture three AAA State Sectional titles (2010-12) ... twice served as team captain ... began playing soccer at age nine with the West Virginia Soccer Club `94 ... crowned Buckeye Premier League champions in 2008 and 2009 ... six-time Region I West Virginia State champions (2007-12) ... member of the West Virginia ODP Team from 2006-2010 - served as team captain during that span ... attended Region 1 Camp (2009-10) ... six-year member of the West Virginia ODP team.
Personal: Given name is Kelsie Catherine Burns ... parents' names are Dale and Cathy Burns ... member of the National Honor Society (2010-13) ... graduated 10th in class of 351 at Huntington H.S. ... served four years on the Student Council ... sister Katie (22) is an ICU nurse at the University of Kentucky Medical Center ... maternal (Ray Murphy) and paternal grandfathers (Thomas Burns) were World War II veterans ... major is undeclared.