21 Ryan Burke
21 Ryan Burke
Height: 6-0
Weight: 175
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Va.
High School: Bishop Sullivan Catholic HS
Position: M
Major: Criminal Justice

AS A SENIOR (2014)
Competed in all 15 games in his final season with the Lions... Finished the year tied for third on the team in points with 27... Scored 17 goals on 93 shots for a shooting percentage of 18.3%... Burke spread the ball around as well, totaling 10 assists which was second on the team... He scored 2 goals in man-up situations... Burke collected 10 ground balls and caused 3 turnovers over the course of the 15 game season.

AS A JUNIOR (2013)
Played in 13 games throughout his junior campaign... scored five goals and dished out nine assists for 14 points overall... picked up eight ground balls and caused three turnovers... rattled off 22 shots and 12 shots on goal for a shots-on-goal percentage of .545... scored a career high two goals against Rollins on February 28, and added an assist for a career best three points... also caused a season high two turnovers against the Tars... earned a season best two assists twice.

Played in all 14 games for the Lions... highlight game for Burke was against Coker (4/1/12) - scored one goal and added an assist... on the season scored five goals and one assist... totaled seven ground balls.


Appeared in eight contests during his first year with the Lions…Scored three goals…Compiled three points…Totaled 14 shots…Registered nine shots-on-goal…Amassed three ground balls…Scored first goal of career against Catawba (03/12/11).

Burke was named Offensive MVP in 2009 for Bishop Sullivan Catholic High School...Named to 1st team All-Conference in 2009 and 2010...Ryan was also the MVP of his high school volleyball team in 2010.

Born October 6 in Virginia Beach, VA…Criminal Justice Major…Hobbies include surfing, lacrosse, skating, and going to the beach…His career goal is to become an FBI agent...Believes that his vision and knowledge are his best assets to the team…Names the UVA Cavaliers as his favorite team…Chose Saint Leo because of the location, criminal justice program, and lacrosse…Son of Mike and Kim Burke…Has one brother Chris.