2011-12 (SOPHOMORE): INDOOR: At Navy, placed
seventh in the pole vault (4.20m).
OUTDOOR: At the UNH Wildcat Invitational,
tied for fifth in the 100m dash (11.22) and took sixth in the pole
vault (4.15m)... At Holy Cross earned second in the pole
vault with 4.40m (14-5.25)... At Brown's Springtime
Open tied for first in the pole vault clearing
2010-11 (FRESHMAN): INDOOR: Placed fifth (4.20m) in the pole vault and 15th in the 200m dash with a time of 23.83 at the URI Sorlien Invitational... Posted a season high mark of 4.35m in the pole vault at the Yale Giegengack Invitational and the Lafayette/Rider Winter Games. OUTDOOR: Finished runner-up in the pole vault with a mark of 14-00.00 and was a member of the 4x100m relay team that finished fourth at the Bryant Invitational... Finished fourth in the 100m dash (11.33) and fourth in the pole vault (4.00m) at the Brown Outdoor Invitational.
HIGH SCHOOL: Ran track at Brookfield High School.
PERSONAL: Born July 31, 1992... Son of Elizabeth and Horst Burandt... Has one sister, Elise... Enjoys drawing, stunts and going to the beach... Lists Rafael Nadal as his favorite athlete and the Miami Dolphins, New York Yankees and Notre Dame football as his favorite teams... Majoring in marine biology.