Up Close: Michael Burke

(Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

What I want to be doing 20 years from now: Owning an island.

The best volleyball player I've ever faced is: Brad Keenan.

Something I'd like to do in my life: Skydive.

If I played another sport for BYU, it would be: Golf.

My favorite hobby away from volleyball: Bee keeping.

My favorite music group: Strokes.

People say I look like: A European.

Favorite BYU professor: Russ Mouritsen.

Most interesting class I've taken at BYU: Neurobiology.

If I had to give up all my possessions but one, I'd keep: My memories.

Advice to youngsters: Do what you're good at.

Interesting fact most people don't know about me: I prefer computers to

human contact.

On game day, how do your friends and relatives follow the game: They read about it the next day.

What do you contribute to the team: Emotional stability.

My first job: Paperboy.

Nickname: Turkey.

Favorite movie: Reservoir Dogs.

How did you pick your jersey number: Default.

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