- Leigh Burton
Leigh  Burton


Dothan, Ala.

High School:
Northview HS





2003: Earned the prestigious UAB Team Coaches Award, which exemplifies the hard work and dedication shown by a Blazer player throughout the entire season ... competed in three games during the season and compiled 18 minutes of playing time ... named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for maintaining a cumulative grade point average of better than 3.0 during the academic school year ... earned her second varsity letter.

2002: Played in six games as a freshman and scored one goal on only three shots attempts ... goal came against Jackson State (Oct. 25) ... was named to the C-USA Honor Roll ... earned her first varsity letter.

High School: Lettered all four seasons at Northview High School ... named Most Valuable Midfielder as both a junior and a senior ... named to the Wiregrass Area Super 20 as a senior ... won the Optimist Club's Outstanding Female Student Award, WTVY Channel 4 Scholar Athlete Award and the All-America Scholar Award ... also lettered in both softball and basketball ... named All-Area in basketball as a senior ... named to the Dothan Eagle Super 12 team in softball and basketball ... played club soccer for the Lady Shockers ... led NHS in both goals and assists as a senior.

Personal: Full name is Donna Leigh Burton ... born on Dec. 30, 1983 ... daughter of John and Laura Burton ... has a younger sister, Morgan ... majoring in biology.