McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

May 24, 2013

Chris Burns named SOSU Male-Scholar Athlete of the Year

By Matt Goisman
Sports Writer

McALESTER — McAlester alumni and Southeastern Oklahoma State University sophomore Chris Burns has been named the 2012-13 Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year at SOSU.

Burns played tennis for both SOSU and MHS, qualifying for the state tournament as a Buffalo in his sophomore, junior and senior years.

His mother, Anita Burns, is a varsity and club volleyball coach in McAlester.