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Hope Burke Named Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week
Courtesy: Stanford Athletics  
Release: 09/03/2013


STANFORD, Calif.- Senior Hope Burke has been named the Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week for Aug. 26-Sept. 1.

The honor is the first of Burke's career and first for a field hockey player since Ale Moss back on Oct. 31, 2011.

Burke was also named the NorPac's West Division Offensive Player of the Week.

A native of Selinsgrove, Pa., Burke attempted a team-high five shots and scored twice as No. 12 Stanford split a pair of games, falling 2-1 in double-overtime to No. 4 Connecticut and defeating Michigan State 5-2.

Against Connecticut, Burke tallied a team-best three shot attempts. Two days later, she scored twice against Michigan State in her fourth career multi-goal game.

Stanford continues its four-game homestand later this week, hosting No. 20 New Hampshire (Friday, 6 p.m.) and VCU (Sunday, 2 p.m.).

Also Nominated: Zach Batteer (men's soccer), Jim Rosa (men's cross country), Haley Rosen (women's soccer), Jessica Tonn (men's cross country), Carly Wopat (women's volleyball).

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