Name: Brijana “Breezy “Burnett
School: Trinity Christian Academy (Jacksonville, Florida)
Sport: Varsity Softball
Personal Accolades: Became the varsity starter at third base and outfield in 8th grade (2018);
U.S. Elite Direct Select All-American Team (2x);
U.S. Elite Select 30 Invite;
Extra Inning Softball's 29th-Ranked Player in Class of 2022.
Parents: Brian and Johnette Burnett
Primary Position Center Field
Other Positions : 3rd Base, Shortstop
Head coach J.R. Borden; Assistant coaches Dyron Johnson, Jamie Macik, Kaley King, Anna Martin, Roosevelt Marrell:
TCA Team Accolades while on varsity:
2018 Florida 4A Final Four, State Runner-Up
2019 Florida 4A State Champions
Who is the Lady Dukes Lamar?
The Lady Dukes Lamar is my travel softball club team out of North Carolina.
When and how did you find out about your Extra Inning #29 ranking?
I found out I was ranked 29th by my travel ball teammate, Jada Baker
When did you start playing softball?
I started playing softball when I was eight years old.
Why do you attend Trinity, and in what grade did you begin?
I started Trinity in the 8th grade. It was an opportunity to get a great education, learn about the Bible, and freely pray and worship my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ with other people that love God.
What other sports do you play?
I also play is volleyball.
Describe your academic success and personal fulfillment at Trinity.
I have been blessed to attain a 4.14 GPA. I am also a member of the National Honor Society and vice president of TCA's Class of 2022.
Personally, I have been afforded the opportunity to volunteer at the Clara White Mission, Trinity Rescue Mission, and the local clothing closet. I also spend time helping the middle school softball players.
Where do you plan to play college softball?
I have not yet decided where I’m going to play college softball, but I am considering many options. I still have two years to decide.
What college teams have shown interest in you?
Colleges showing interest include Michigan, Duke, Jacksonville University, Clemson, Georgia, South Florida, Florida International, Mercer, Purdue, Virginia, Florida Gulf Coast, Florida Atlantic, Marshall, North Carolina State, and Oklahoma State University.
Do you have any siblings who play sports?
My brother plays football overseas (Germany), and my sister did competitive gymnastics, volleyball and basketball; She now coaches competitive gymnastics in Orlando.
Whom else would you like to thank for your success?
I have a host of private coaches and people that helped me along my way: God is always FIRST! Trinity Coaches (above), of course!
Private coaches include Alyssa Smith, Mike Young, Brian May, Robert Young, James Lamar, Jeremy McFadden, Gerrard Ross, Lee McCool, and Ashley Houston.