Fall 2012 (Sophomore):
Competed in three fall tournaments...Racked up a 15-3 singles record with a 7-2 mark against ranked foes...Opened season with six straight wins to make main draw of ITA All-American Championships...Downed five ranked opponents to become first BU player to accomplish that feat since Zuzana Cerna in 2005...Ousted from ITA main draw by seventh-ranked Zoe Scandalis of USC...Rolled to five straight wins, including two over ranked foes, in ITA Texas Regional to make finals, before losing to Texas A&M's No. 4 Cristina Sanchez-Quintanar...Closed season with four wins to win Jack Kramer Invite...Downed UCLA's 79th-ranked Kaitlin Ray 6-2, 6-1 in finals...Was 7-3 in doubles play with partners Jordaan Sanford (4-3) and Victoria Kisialeva (3-0)...Ranked No. 11, along with Kisialeva, in ITA preseason listings, closing season with tournament doubles title at Jack Kramer Invite...Earned All Academic Honors.
2011-12 (Freshman): Did not compete in any fall tournaments...finished 17-7 overall with a 16-4 record in dual match play and 1-3 mark in tournament play...Went 13-3 in the No. 4 spot for BU...Finished 11-6 in doubles play and went 5-3 over top-30 opponents...Won five of seven matches to end the season...Ranked at No. 19 in the ITA Texas Region rankings in singles and at No. 1 in doubles with partner Nina Secerbegovic... Earned ITA All-America honors in the NCAA Doubles Championship with Secerbegovic...Was ranked nationally at No. 14 as doubles tandem with Secerbegovic, the highest in the Big 12...Placed on the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll in the Fall and Spring...Downed No.1-seeded Allie Will and Oyen during the NCAA Individual championships with Secerbegovic in straight sets...Defeated No.4 Linda Abu Muschrefov/Nida Hamilton vs. No. 8 Northwestern in doubles play.
Prep/Juniors: Played on Bosnian national Fed Cup team in 2009 and 2011...Won ITF clay court tournament in Hvar, Croatia...Reached round of 32 in singles and quarterfinals in doubles of European Junior Championships in Switzerland...Reached ITF circuit semifinals of seven tournaments including four finals...Won ITF tournament in Vallduxo, Spain in 2008.
Personal: Full name is Ema Burgic...Born Aug. 22, 1992, in Tuzla, Bosnia & Herzegovina...Daughter of Denis and Elvira Burgic...Has one brother, Faruk...Majoring in pre-business.