Lindsey Burke enters her third year on the Eagles coaching staff. A graduate of Mercyhurst University (NCAA DII) in Erie, Pa., Burke posted a four-year standout career for the Lakers.
Burke finished her career with 60 made three-pointers, 202 rebounds and 284 total career points. She led her team in blocked shots her senior year, finishing ranked in the top 20 in the PSAC (Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference). She was also ranked in the top 25 for three-pointers made per game for the 2012-2013 season. During her time at Mercyhurst, the Lakers clinched two playoff berths, one in 2010-2011, and again in 2012-2013.
Burke assists in all aspects of the program. Her primary responsibilities include coordinating recruiting, scouting opponents, guard development, and film breakdown.
In 2013, Burke graduated summa cum laude from Mercyhurst with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication and Marketing. She was also the President of Mercyhurst’s SAAC (Student Athletic Advisory Council). She is currently in the Master of Business Administration program at UMW.