17 Rico Burke
17 Rico Burke
Height: 6-4
Weight: 205
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Mateo, Calif.
High School: Bellarmine
Position: CD
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2016: Earned Second Team All-NWPC honors … Gained Second Team NWPC All-Tournament accolades … Scored 25 goals on the year … Led team with 38 steals … Netted a season-high three goals at MIT (Oct. 8) … Tallied a season-best three assists with two goals vs. Princeton (Nov. 6) … Made a season-high five steals at Santa Clara (Oct. 21) … Helped Brown win the NWPC regular season title … Earned ACWPC All-Academic Team honors.

2015: Ranked second on the team with 15 field blocks and third with 32 steals … Recorded 27 goals, 16 assists, and 18 ejections drawn on the year … Netted a season-high two goals in each of nine games … Made a season-best four steals at Santa Clara (Oct. 23) … Helped Brown claim the Ivy Championship and the CWPA Northern Division regular season and tournament titles … Earned ACWPC All-Academic Team honors.

2014: Registered 20 goals and 18 assists on the year … Ranked second on the team with 43 ejections drawn and fourth with 40 steals … Netted two goals in a win over Fordham (Nov. 2) … Drew a season-high eight ejections vs. Navy (Sept. 13) … Made four steals in each of two contests … Helped Brown win its first CWPA title since 1985 and advance to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1990 … Earned ACWPC All-Academic and CWPA Scholar-Athlete honors.

Before Brown: Captain of the Bellarmine Water Polo Team in 2013 for head coach Colin Mello … Helped team win Central Coast Section Division I Championship … Earned California-Hawaii Boys Water Polo All-American fifth team honors … Gained West Catholic Athletic League First Team accolades … Captured All-San Jose Mercury News First Team and All-Central Coast Section First Team laurels … A three-time USA Water Polo Academic All-American … California-Hawaii Sports Bay Area Scholar-Athlete in 2013 … Played on the Stanford Water Polo club team.

Personal: Son of Thomas and Nanette Burke … Brother of Kathryn, who plays water polo for Santa Clara University … Applied Mathematics—Economics concentrator … Born on May 22, 1996 … Hobbies include playing baseball and hiking.

Career Stats:

Year G A PTS STL EJD SW FB
2014 20 18 38 40 43 0 5
2015 27 16 43 32 18 0 15
2016 25 11 36 38 18 1 15
Totals 72 45 117 110 79 1 35
Recent Games
Nov 4 Harvard W, 13-11
Nov 4 MIT W, 13-10
Nov 8 Connecticut Col. W, 11-5
Nov 17 vs. MIT W, 9-4
Nov 18 vs. Princeton L, 11-9
Nov 19 vs. St. Francis (N.Y.) W, 11-9
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Date Opponent Score g a stl to ed blk sh sh%
Sep 2 McKendree W, 13-5 - - - - - - - -
Sep 2 St. Francis (N.Y.) W, 12-11 - - - - - - - -
Sep 2 Cal Baptist W, 9-6 - - - - - - - -
Sep 3 Pacific L, 24-8 - - - - - - - -
Sep 3 Pepperdine L, 11-9 - - - - - - - -
Sep 3 Stanford L, 19-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 vs. UCLA L, 18-2 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 vs. George Washington W, 10-6 - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 vs. Fordham W, 6-5 - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 vs. Wagner W, 15-9 - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 at Connecticut Col. W, 12-6 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at St. Francis (N.Y.) L, 5-4 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Iona W, 13-12 - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 at Princeton L, 9-8 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Harvard L, 11-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at MIT W, 11-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 vs. George Washington W, 12-11 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 vs. Johns Hopkins W, 10-9 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 vs. Bucknell L, 6-4 - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 vs. Pomona-Pitzer L, 7-6 - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 vs. Boston Metro   - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 vs. Cal Baptist W, 11-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 vs. Loyola Marymount W, 11-9 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Santa Clara W, 12-11 - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 vs. Fresno Pacific W, 9-8 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Dartmouth   - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Yale   - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 St. Francis (N.Y.) L, 9-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Princeton L, 14-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Iona W, 17-13 - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Harvard W, 13-11 - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 MIT W, 13-10 - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Connecticut Col. W, 11-5 - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 vs. MIT W, 9-4 - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 vs. Princeton L, 11-9 - - - - - - - -
Nov 19 vs. St. Francis (N.Y.) W, 11-9 - - - - - - - -
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