Blackhawk Christian's Zane Burke signs with Saint Francis basketball

April 29, 2021

Blackhawk Christian senior Zane Burke will continue his basketball career at the college level, signing with the University of Saint Francis.

Zane put pen to paper during a ceremony April 28 at the school. Saint Francis is an NAIA school that plays in the Crossroads League. The Cougars advanced to the NAIA national Final Four this past season.

Zane played three seasons at Blackhawk Christian, helping the Braves to two state championships and 79 wins. Blackhawk Christian added a sectional title in 2020, before the rest of the IHSAA tournament was shut down. As a senior, he averaged 17.7 points, 5.8 rebounds and 6.2 assists and was named All-State for small schools by the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association.

Zane plans to major in risk managment and minor in finance or marketing.

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