D9and10Sports.com is highlighting returning high school student-athletes this summer. The year in school listed next to the athlete’s name is the year the athlete is entering this fall.
(Photo by Bri Kirkland)
Korrin Burns – Senior – Clarion
Parents Names: Jodi and Joe Burns
Sports Played: Volleyball
Siblings: Karly Burns/ Age 27/ played volleyball at Mercyhurst University; Ellie Burns/ Age 26/ played volleyball at Pitt ; Olivia Burns/ Age 21/ played volleyball at IUP; Jake Burns/ Age 19/ attends Clarion University
Social Media Handles: Instagram: korrinburnss
2020-21 Highlights: Team Captain, Districts , State Champ, KSAC MVP, District 1st team, All-State, 1,000 kills as a junior, Volleyball Club: Revolution 17 White
College Athletics plan if applicable: I have recently committed to Saint Francis University to play Division 1 volleyball.
Q&A With Korrin Burns
D9and10Sports: How did you first get involved in sports and did you like it?
A: I grew up in the gym watching my mother coach at the collegiate level and watching my sisters play.
D9and10Sports: Who has been your biggest influence in life and why?
A: My biggest influences in my life are my siblings. I don’t know where I’d be without them, truly my best friends.
D9and10Sports: What is your favorite high school sports memory?
A: It’s really hard to pick one specific favorite memory but being a part of the Clarion 2020 Volleyball team was amazing.
D9and10Sports: What is your favorite social media platform and why?
A: I’m not the biggest fan of social media.
D9and10Sports: What would someone who is meeting you for the first time be surprised to find out about you?
A: I love working out and having a healthy lifestyle.
D9and10Sports: If there was one period in history you could go back to, what would it be and why?
A: I would like to travel back to experience a world without humanity and see dinosaurs.
D9and10Sports: What will you tell your kids someday about living through the COVID-19 pandemic?
A: It sucked.
D9and10Sports: What is your ideal place to live? Country, City, Suburb and why?
A: My ideal place to live is the country. I enjoy my alone time.
D9and10Sports: Is there anything you wish we would have asked you? If so, what is the answer?
A: What is your favorite thing to do outside of sports? – Play with my dogs Izzie and Rio