5 Chris Burns
    Chris Burns


    Merrimack, N.H.

    High School:

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 160


    HIGH SCHOOL: Played four seasons at Merrimack High School...Led his team to a 15-3 record and a top finish in the state class L division in 2002...Averaged 19 points, seven rebounds and eight assists per game in 2002...Served as a captain his senior season...Named 2002 New Hampshire State Player of the Year and 2002 New Hampshire Mr. Basketball...Scored a career-high 36 points versus Trinity High School as a senior...Registered 22 assists against Londonderry High School in 2002...Graduated from Merrimack with a 3.7 cumulative grade point average and was on the honor roll all four years...Received the Presidential Scholastic Acheivement Award as a senior.

    Name:  Christopher M. Burns
    Birthdate:  July 7, 1984
    Nickname:  Chris
    Major:  Undecided
    Family:   Son of  Susan Marchesano and Jim Burns..Has three brothers, Tim Burns and Matt and JT Marchesano.
    Favorite Teams:  Boston Celtics, Sacramento Kings
    Favorite Athletes:  Mike Bibby, Kenny Anderson
    Hobbies:  Playing basketball, listening to music and playing video games