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7   Burke Batten
Burke Batten

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Douglas, Ga.

High School:
Coffee

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 215

Position:
Quarterback


12/07/2011

Bucknell Football Holds Annual Postseason Banquet, Hands Out Team Awards

Three-Time All-Patriot League Selection Robert De La Rosa Named Team MVP

10/18/2011

Senior Day, Homecoming Among Many Festivities Surrounding Saturday's Bucknell-Holy Cross Football Game

19 Bison Seniors to be Honored Prior to 1 p.m. Kickoff

10/22/2011

Bucknell Football Senior Day

Photo Gallery

08/11/2011

Bucknell Football Preseason Practice

Photo Gallery

2010 (Junior): Started season opener at Duquesne at quarterback ... also came off the bench two weeks later against Dartmouth ... completed 3 of 3 passes for four yards in opener vs. Dukes.

2009 (Sophomore): Appeared in first career game at Cornell ... came off bench vs. Big Red and completed 1 of 2 passes and ran once for five yards.

2008 (Freshman): Served as a backup quarterback to veteran Marcello Trigg ... did not appear in a varsity game ... completed 3 of 9 passes for 45 yards in JV game against Lycoming ... also scored a rushing touchdown in that contest.

Coffee High School: Highly decorated quarterback at Coffee High School ... honorable mention all-state pick ... Region 1-5A Offensive Player of the Year and first team all-region ... earned Trojan Award as overall team MVP ... four-year Scholar-Athlete Award recipient ... academic all-state selection ... Academic Athlete of the Month in the October 2007 edition of Get in the Game magazine ... set school records for touchdown passes in a season (19) and career; passing yards in a season (1,501), total yards in a season (1,912), completions in a season (100), points scored in a season (138), touchdown passes in a game (4) and passing yards in a game (276) ... played for coach Jerry Odom ... also a member of the baseball team.

Personal: John Burke Batten ... born March 18, 1990 in Douglas, Ga. ... son of Johnnie and Elizabeth Batten ... has a younger sister, Hannah ... majoring in political science.

Batten's Career Rushing Statistics
Year	G/GS	Att.	Yds.	Avg.	TD	Lg.	Yds/G
2008	0/0	0	0	0	0	0	0
2009	1/0	1	5	5.0	0	5	5.0
2010	2/1	2	7	3.5	0	6	7.0
Totals	3/1	3	12	4.0	0	6	6.0

Batten's Career Passing Statistics Year G/GS Att. Cmp. Int. Pct. Yds. TD Lg. 2008 0/0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0 2009 1/0 2 1 0 50.0 -2 0 -2 2010 2/1 8 4 0 50.0 18 0 14 Totals 3/1 10 5 0 50.0 16 0 14

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