GENERAL: Burbine recently completed a stellar career at Londonderry High School. He was an active USTA Tournament and high school player. He finished 12-2 at number one singles as a freshman, when he was named MVP of Southern New Hampshire by the Nashua Telegraph. As a sophomore he went undefeated at both number one singles and number one doubles in Class L (Division 1), and was the number one seed in both the singles and doubles New Hampshire State Invitational Tournament. For his efforts, he was named Boy's Tennis All-Star MVP of Northern Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire by the Lawrence Eagle-Tribune, and to the 2009 Boys Tennis All-Star Lineup. As a junior last year, he led Londonderry to its first State Championship, and won both singles and doubles matches in the final match. He lost only three times all of last year and again reached the state finals. He is currently ranked 26th in New England and 2nd in New Hampshire by the USTA. Off the court, Burbine carries a 4.05 GPA and is an executive board member of the National Honor Society, LHS Ambassadors, Foreign Affairs Council, Class Reps, Athletic Leadership Council and was the sole student athlete liaison officer to New Hampshire for Londonderry High School.
SERBALIK ON BURBINE: "Alex is a high-energy freshman who will be in the top half of the singles lineup from the get-go. He is solid off of the ground and has excellent doubles skills. His outgoing personality is a plus for keeping his teammates in a positive frame of mind."