Honors & Awards
- Nebraska Student-Athlete HERO Leadership Award (2013)
- NTCA Honorable Mention All-Academic Team (2012)
- Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2012)
- Member of Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC)
Junior Amanda Burau will look to be a leader on and off the alley in her first year of competition for the Huskers.
Head Coach Bill Straub really likes how Burau has worked to improve her game since she became a Husker last year.
“Amanda puts in hard hours of effort trying to better herself and her team.”
Amanda Burau redshirted during her first season for the Huskers.
Before Nebraska, Burau was the MVP and captain at HD Jacobs High School and was a member of the all-conference team. She attended Elgin Community College following her high school career.
Amanda was born in Glen Ellyn, Ill., May 1, 1991 to Chuck and Paulette Burau in Glen Ellyn, Ill. She has one brother, Jacob. Amanda and is majoring in natural resource and environmental economics.