Will Burke
Will Burke

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Edina, Minn.

High School:
Edina

Event:
Distance

Elig. (In/Out):
FR/FR


Last Updated: Jan. 27, 2015

At Michigan ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2014).

Redshirt Freshman (2015)

Indoor
... Made his Wolverine debut at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 27) ... Set the facility record in the 3,000m race and won the event at the Doug Hansen Open (Jan. 23), finishing in 8:22.61.

Freshman (2014) ... Outdoor ... Redshirted ... Indoor ... Redshirted.

Prep ... Graduated from Edina High School (2013) ... Cross Country ... Four-time All-Lake Conference (2009-12) ... Three-time All-Section (6AA) (2010-12) ... Qualified for Minnesota state meet three consecutive years, finishing 12th in 2011 and fourth in 2012 ... Placed 25 at the 2013 USA Junior Cross Country Championships ... Track & Field ... Helped lead Edina to the Lake Conference team title (2011) ... Lake Conference 3,200-meter champion (2012) ... All-Section honoree in the 3,200- and 1,600-meter run (2012) ... All-State in the 1,600-meter run after placing fourth at the Minnesota state meet ... Finished 12th at the 2012 Nike Cross Heartland Regional.

Personal ... Enrolled in the school of Literature, Sciences and the Arts ... Undeclared major ... Born January 19, 1995 ... Son of Reid and Valerie Burke.

High School Personal Bests:
5K -- 15:28 (cross country)
1,600m -- 4:13 (outdoor)
3,200m -- 9:03 (outdoor)

Event Time Date
3,000m (I) 8:22.61 1-23-15
   


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