Will Burke
Will  Burke

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Edina, Minn.

High School:
Edina


Last Updated: August 20, 2016

Senior/Junior(2016)

Junior/Sophomore (2015)
• Placed 14th at the EMU Classic (Oct. 23) with a time of 15:27.9 in the 5,000-meter event
• Finished 23rd in 25:10.0 to help U-M win the open race at the 8,000-meter Wisconsin Adidas Invitational (Oct. 16).

Sophomore/Freshman (2014)
• Ran to a third-place finish at the 5,000-meter EMU Fall Classic (Oct. 24) with a time of 15:09.5
• Ran in the 8,000-meter Wisconsin Adidas Invitational open race (Oct. 17) with a time of 25:14, good for 24th place
• Helped U-M to a first place team finish at the 8,000-meter Big Ten Preview (Sep. 20) with a time of 25:46.42
• Ran at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Aug. 29), finishing 14th with a time of 15:34.7.

Freshman (2013)
• Redshirted
• Competed unattached at the 8,000-meter Hoosier Invitational (Nov. 8), finishing ninth in 25:35.4.

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 College 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)


 



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