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John Burke Named To USILA Division III All-American Team

John Burke
John Burke

HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, Va. -- Hampden-Sydney College senior team captain and attackman John Burke/Richmond has been recognized on the 2019 United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association All-American Team.  An honorable mention selection, he is the program's 72nd USILA All-American since the sport began varsity competition in 1976.

Burke started all 19 games during 2019, scoring 33 goals along with a new school-record 47 assists for 80 points, adding 19 ground balls and five caused turnovers.  He led the Tigers in both assists and points, was fourth in goals and tied for 10th in caused turnovers.  Burke also led the ODAC in assists, tied for third in points and was 18th in goals.  He ranked 22nd in NCAA Division III assists per game (2.47).  His 80 points this season rank third-best all-time, and he completed his career with 69 goals and 79 assists (fifth all-time) for 148 points (15th all-time).  John was a First Team All-ODAC honoree this spring, as well.

H-SC has now had at least one USILA All-American selection for 27 consecutive years.