Williamsville East High School junior Grace Burker commits to Slippery Rock University!
Player Name: Grace Burker
Grad Year: 2021
College Choice: Slippery Rock University (D2)
Date Committed: April 8, 2020
State: New York
High School: Williamsville East High School
Club: WNY Whalers
What will you major in/study?: Exercise Science
Honors and Accomplishments: 2019 MAX Field Hockey First Team All-New Jersey Region, Third Team All-State, First Team All-Group 3, Cape Atlantic League Player of the Year, AAU Junior Olympics, U16 National Futures Championship
Why did you choose this school?:I chose SRU because it felt like home the second I stepped on campus. I’ve always loved working with the coaching staff and players. The school size and town were perfect for me.
Other Colleges Considered: Ithaca College, SUNY Cortland
Who would you like to thank?: I would like to thank my parents and sister, club and high school teammates, my club coaches, Dalton Beaver, Katie Lass, Barb Wachowiak, and Erin Morris, and my high school coaches, Erin Rajczak and Julia Hagadorn.