2012-13 Season ◊ Tabbed second-team All-America by the Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) and third-team by Golfweek, becoming just the third four-time All-American in the program's history. ◊ Named All-SEC for the fourth time...a first-team honoree as a junior and senior after being a second-team selection as both a freshman and sophomore. ◊ Finished the season at No. 22 in Golfstat's head-to-head individual rankings and No. 24 in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index. ◊ Recorded her first 54-hole collegiate individual title with a three-stroke victory at the Mason Rudolph Championship in the fall. ◊ Notched her second victory of the campaign at the Bryan National Collegiate, where she played the final five holes at 4-under to finish with a career-low 5-under 211 tally. ◊ Named SEC Golfer of the Week after her victory in North Carolina. ◊ Was clutch late in the final round of each win. ◊ At the Mason Rudolph, birdied two of her final three holes to secure a three-shot win over runners-up Caroline Powers of Michigan State and Kendall Prince of Arizona. ◊ At the Bryan National, played her final five holes at 4-under - including an eagle-2 - to pass second-round leader Brittany Altomare of Virginia. ◊ Also Georgia's top individual finisher at the Liz Murphey and the Stanford Intercollegiate, where she and Manuela Carbajo Ré both tied for 12th, and the NCAA West Regional.
2011-12 Season ◊ Named second-team All-America by both the National Golf Coaches Association (NGCA) and Golfweek. ◊ Named to the SEC's Community Service team for her contributions off the course. ◊ Finished the campaign ranked No. 19 in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index, No. 21 in Golfstat's head-to-head listings and No. 24 in the Golfstat Cup. ◊ Paced or tied for top honors for the Bulldogs in most individual statistics, most notably stroke average and counting percentage (.983). ◊ Her 73.28 average ranked No. 7 all-time in UGA history. ◊ Amazingly consistent throughout the campaign...notched 1- or 2-over tallies six of nine 54-hole events, as well as a 1-under mark in another. ◊ UGA's top individual finisher at the Mason Rudolph Fall Preview and the SunTrust Gator Invitational. ◊ Qualified for the U.S. Public Links and finished tied for 5th in qualifying (70-70=140) before falling in the second round of match play. ◊ Represented the U.S. at the World University Golf Championships in Liberec, Czech Republic, where she shot 75-65-72-70=282 (-6) to tie for eighth individually and help the U.S. to a runner-up showing.
2010-11 Season ◊ Tabbed honorable mention All-America by Golfweek. ◊ Ranked second on the team in average, par-or-betters, counting rounds (.904) and top-20s. ◊ Georgia's top finisher at the Fall Preview and Mason Rudolph, tying with Marta Silva Zamora at both. ◊ Paced the Bulldogs with a 5-under 67 during their school-record 11-under 277 in the opening round of the Fall Preview. ◊ Shot 4-under 67 to capture medalist honors at a U.S. Women's Am Public Links qualifier. ◊ Finished second in stroke play qualifying and reached second round of match play at the Publinks at Bandon Dunes.
2009-10 Season ◊ A third-team All-America selection by Golfweek. ◊ Selected second-team All-SEC and also named to the Freshman All-SEC squad. ◊ Played in all 12 events and contributed 25.7 counter rounds (.887). ◊ Georgia's top individual finisher at Mason Rudolph, Auburn and Tiger/Wave. ◊ Opened her collegiate career by playing the first two tournaments - the Cougar Classic and the Mason Rudolph - at a combined 9-under. ◊ Secured her first collegiate win at Auburn, which was scheduled after a fall round was rained out. ◊ Closed the Tiger/Wave Classic with a 6-under 66, tying the second-best single round score in UGA annals. ◊ Won the 2010 Yamaha Georgia Open by shooting 5-under 139, a single shot better than then-Georgia assistant coach Margaret Shirley.
Pre Collegiate Highlights ◊ Reached match play at the 2009 U.S. Am and the 2008 Girls' Junior. ◊ Placed sixth at the 2009 American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) Rolex Tournament of Champions. ◊ Compiled a 2-2 record for the East during the 2009 Canon Cup. ◊ Led Mill Creek High School to consecutive 5A State Championships as a junior and a senior, winning the individual state title as a junior and finishing as runner-up as a senior. ◊ Won the 2007 and 2008 Southern Junior Golf Tour (SJGT) Tour Championship and also the 2008 SJGT Player of the Year. ◊ Recorded a dozen wins and six runner-up finishes in AJGA, SJGT and PJGT events from 2006-08.
Personal ◊ Born March 2, 1991, Emilie is the daughter of Gary (who played football at South Carolina) and Joan (a UGA grad) Burger. ◊ Major: Recreation and Leisure Studies. ◊ Received the Vickie & Leon Farmer Scholarship in 2009-10. ◊ Recipient of the Women's Golf Scholarship for 2011-12. ◊ Recipient of the Robert E. Dicks III Scholarship for 2012-13.