17 - Kelly Burke
Kelly Burke
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Walpole, Mass.
High School: Walpole
Position: D

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2011: Appeared in 18 contests, starting 16 on defense for the Crusaders … Tallied one assist on the season for one point … Marked her first collegiate assist against Sacred Heart (9/11) … Took a total of three shots on the season … Made 16 consecutive starts from 8/26-10/25.

2010: Started in all 17 games … Made her first collegiate start against Harvard (9/4) … Took one shot on the season … Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played four years of varsity field hockey at Walpole H.S. ... Served as team captain in 2009 ... Two-time first team Bay State League All-Star (2008-2009) ... Named to the 2009 Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic teams ... Named team MVP in 2009 ... Recorded four goals and 14 assists as a senior … Team tournament MVP (2008) … 2008 Daily News Transcript All-Star … Team won Division I Massachusetts state championship freshman year … Four-time Bay State league champions, South Sectional champions and Eastern Massachusetts finalists … Two-time Gold Medal winner at the Bay State Games for team Southeast (2008-2009) … Member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Francis and Deborah Burke ... Father played baseball at Hobart and William Smith ... Has a twin brother (Stephen) and a sister (Melissa) ... Melissa  played field hockey at Tufts … Majoring in Psychology.

Burke's Career Statistics

Year GP-GS G A TP GWG SH SOG DS
2010 17-17 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
2011 18-16 0 1 1 0 3 0 0
Total 35-33 0 1 1 0 4 1 0