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 Kyle Burke

2016-17 (Junior) – Competed in all 12 rounds of the fall season… Registered 157 (75-82) in the season opener at CCSU’s Ryan T. Lee Memorial Collegiate (9/10-11)… Carded rounds of 79, 76 and 80 at the Patriot Intercollegiate (9/25-26)… Inked 73 and 77 good for 150 at the Mathews Auto Collegiate Invitational (10/2-3)… Landed in the top-20 at La Salle’s Explorer Match Play Championships (10/10)… Captured a share of first overall with a fall-low round of plus-one 72 at the Monmouth Invitational (10/13)… Compiled rounds of 77 and 79 to end the fall with 156 at the Lehigh Invitational (10/21-22).

2015-16 (Sophomore):
Competed in eight events for the Blue and White, compiling a 78.1 stroke average over 15 rounds… Recorded three-straight rounds in the 70s en route to 225 (78-75-72) in the season opener at Rutgers (9/11-12/15)… Claimed third overall with his season low round of 71 at the Jasper Invitational (10/12/15)… Closed out the fall with 78 and 80 at the Lehigh Invitational (10/16-17/15)… Fired 78 in the Monmouth Invitational (4/14/16) in his first event of the spring… Inked 78 and 79 en route to 157 at La Salle’s Finegan Invitational (4/18/16)… Scored 243 (86-77-80) at the MAAC Championships (4/22-24/16).

2015 (Freshman):  
Competed in six events after joining the Blue and White in January… Finished the spring with a 75.0 stroke average… Carded a score in the 70s in 10 of his 11 rounds of action… Made Monmouth debut at the Villanova Wildcat Invitational (3/30-31/15)… Fired rounds of 72 and 74 to finish the Lafayette Invitational (4/5-6/15) with a share of fifth overall… Inked 75 at the Peacock Invitational (4/14/15) before posting 76 at the Hawk Invitational (4/16/15)… Landed in the top-10 with a ninth place result at La Salle’s Finegan Invitational (4/19-20/15) after registering rounds of 72 and 73… Compiled scores of 76-75-76 (227) to finish with a share of 11th overall at the 2015 MAAC Championships (4/24-26/15).

SACRED HEART (2014):
Competed for Sacred Heart in the fall of 2014.


BEFORE MONMOUTH: Three-year captain for head coach Sean McLaughlin at Sayville High School in West Sayville, N.Y… Captured the league championship three-straight seasons, while being named all-league four consecutive years… Lauded as all-county five times, while being named to the All-Long Island Second Team in ninth and 10th grades, and All-Long Island First team in 11th grade… Placed third in the state finals during junior campaign… Named all-conference all six years and captured the MVP Male Golf award on five occasions… Earned Metropolitan PGA Junior Player of the year in 2010, 2011 and 2012… Recorded a nine-hole stroke average of 37 in high school, a MET PGA average of 73.62, and a USGA Index of 0.7.

PERSONAL: Son of Marty and Carol Burke… Majoring in business accounting.

Burke's Career Numbers at Monmouth:

Year

Events

Rounds

Strokes

Top-5's

Top-10's

Top-20's

Stroke Avg.

2014-15

6

11

825

1 2 4 75.0

2015-16

7

15 1,171 2 2 2 78.1

2016-17

6

12 924 1 1 2 77.0

Totals

19

38 2,920 4 5 8 76.8


Scorecard Breakdown:

Year

Led MU's Card

Round(s) in 60s

Round(s) in 70s

Round(s) in 80s

Round(s) in 90s

14-15

1

0 10 1 0

15-16

1

0 10 5 0

16-17

1

0 10 2 0

Totals

3

0 30 8 0

*updated 2/24/17

Career Lows:
18-holes: 71, Jasper Invitational (10/12/15)
36-holes: 145, La Salle's Finegan Invitational (4/19-20/15)
54-holes: 225, Rutgers Invitaitonal (9/11-12/15)

MAAC Championship Finishes:
2015:
t-8th / 45 --- 226 (73-76-77)
2016: 44th / 45 --- 243 (86-77-80)

Height: 5'11"
Weight: 195
Year: Junior
Hometown: West Sayville, NY
High School: Sayville [Sacred Heart]
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