Burr Selected to NEILA East-West Game

Burr Selected to NEILA East-West Game

May 25, 2016

NEWTON, Mass. - Recent graduate Elliott Burr of the Boston University men's lacrosse team was selected to play in the annual New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association East-West Senior All-Star game, as announced on Wednesday.

Burr is one of 52 graduates across Divisions 1, 2 and 3 that will play in the contest, scheduled to take place on Friday, June 3, at Western New England University. This is the first time any Terrier has been named to one of the two rosters. Burr will take faceoffs for the East team.

A native of Hamilton, Massachusetts, Burr had his best season at the faceoff X in 2016. He won a career-best 67 draws, had a career-best faceoff percentage of 52.3 and collected a career-high 24 ground balls. Burr's best performance came at Lafayette, when he went 10-of-11 with seven ground balls. Burr was also 16-of-28 at Loyola Maryland, a team that advanced to the national semifinals.

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