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  Kelsey Burke
Kelsey Burke

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Howell, N.J.

High School:
St. Rose

Height:
5-7

Position:
Hurdles


AS A FRESHMAN (2010): Had a best time of 16.63 at the Navy Women's Invitational to finish fourth overall in the 100-meter hurdles...At the MAAC Outdoor Championships, she finished seventh in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:08.24...At the MAAC Indoor Championships, she finished 18th in the 400 meters with a time of 1:05.84 and was 12th in the 55-meter hurdles with a time of 9.40.

BEFORE LOYOLA: Competed for St. Rose where she earned four letters in field hockey, four letters in basketball and three letters in track and field...Finished sixth at the state championships in the 400m hurdles, fifth in the triple jump and seventh in the 100m hurdles as a senior...As a junior, she was fifth in the triple jump and eight in the 400m hurdles...Named Athlete of the Year at St. Rose...Secretary of the National Honor Society and graduated top 10 in her class.

PERSONAL: Kelsey Marie Burke...Born in Hackensack, N.J....Daughter of Jerry and Debbie Burke...Has three sisters: Kerry, Shannon and Ryane...Undecided on a major.