Ashley Burns



Age: 14


Summary: ninth-grade student and cheerleader at Medford Vocational-Technical High School in Medford, Massachusetts who was one of 12 incoming freshman chosen for a team of 22 girls for the cheerleading team of Medford High School, which shares sports with Medford VocTech and has gained a reputation for its success in regional and national competitions, who for years had cheered for a local Pop Warner team and was attending a training session to help prepare for the coming season.



Cause of Death: Injuries sustained during cheerleading practice


Born: May 16, 1991


Died: August 9, 2005


Location: Lowell, Massachusetts