Cal Lacrosse BIO
Amelia Burke
Player Profile:
Amelia Burke 1250868
Position: Midfield
Year: Senior
Hometown: Belvedere, Calif.
High School: Redwood HS
Experience: 2 Letters

AS A SENIOR (2014)
• Posted a personal-best five goals and six points in the season opener at Saint Mary’s
• Added four more goals vs. Siena on five shots, converting on three of her four free-position shots
• Notched a hat trick against Fresno State

AS A JUNIOR (2013)
• Named to the MPSF All-Tournament team after scoring twice against Stanford in the semifinals
• Garnered MPSF All-Academic honors
• Tied for second on the team in goals with 28
• Scored four goals against Saint Mary[apos]s
• Notched three goals vs. Iona, along with four draw controls
• Produced three goals and three draws at USC
• Scored twice at Fairfield, at Oregon, vs. Denver and in both meetings against Stanford, also with five draws against the Ducks

• Selected to the MPSF All-Academic Team
• Played in all 16 games, starting 11 of them
• Racked up 11 points with 10 of them coming as goals, along with 25 ground balls, 39 draw controls and seven caused turnovers

• Started 14 of 17 games
• Notched one game-winning goal - in a 15-2 rout at Fresno State on April 10
• Tied Tara Arolla for second-most ground balls (22) on the team
• Ranked second behind Arolla in most draw controls (29) for the Bears

• Her Redwood High School teams won the Marin County Athletic League titles from 2007-10
• She led the league in scoring in 2009 and 2010
• Named to the 2009 Pacific Northern California Regional team, earned 2009-10 Redwood HS MVP honors, collected 2009 first-team All-League Marin County Athletic League kudos and claimed the 2010 Marin County Athletic League MVP award
• Also ran varsity cross country for Redwood for four years and played for the Marin FC soccer club for four years
• Four-year member of the Redwood HS Honor Society and California Honor Society
• NCS Scholar-Athlete for four years
• In the summer of 2010, she played and coached for the Bear Lax club

• Interdisciplinary studies major
• Parents are Katie and Jim Burke
• Sister, Charlotte, rowed for UCLA
• Cousin, Eva Bassett, also attends Cal
• Hobbies include soccer, running, surfing, photography and traveling
• Born on Aug. 5, 1992, in San Francisco, Calif.


Year       Games  Shots     Goals     Assists  Pts

2011       17           20           13           1              14

2012       16           27           10           1              11

2013       16           49           28           1              29

2014       16           46           23           1              24

Totals    65           142         74           4              78

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