Sophomore (2004-05): Burgh posted Cal's second-best mark of the season in the javelin (215-06/65.69m) at the NCAA West Regional ... Burgh's javelin marks from the NCAA West Regional rank him fifth on Cal's all-time Top 10 performers list.
Freshman (2003-04): Burgh posted the Bears' best season mark in the javelin, 200-04, a Pac-10 qualifying mark.
High School: Burgh attended Yamhill-Carlton High School in Yamhill, Ore. ... Competed at the 2002 Oregon state meet in the high jump, discus, javelin, and hurdles at which he claimed top honors in the high jump ... Three-time MVP on the track team with numerous state and league honors ... Also played basketball, football and four years of varsity soccer ... Active in several school clubs and organizations ... School president and valedictorian.
Personal: Adam William Burgh ... Born Feb. 6, 1984, in Palo Alto, Calif.... Parents are Don Burgh and Deb Broocks ... Grandfather, Bill, attended Cal and mother, Deb, completed her graduate degree at Cal ... Has one brother, Eric ... Economics and political science double major with a minor in public policy.