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Mike Burch
Position: Head Strength Coach
Alma Mater: Buena Vista University
Graduating Year: 1997
Phone: 515-271-2267
Email: mike.burch@drake.edu

Mike Burch

Head Strength Coach


Mike Burch was named Drake's head strength and conditioning coach Aug. 1, 2006, after serving in a similar capacity at Benedictine University in Lisle, Ill., during the 2005-06 season.

Burch was the assistant strength and conditioning coach at Drake from May of 2000 through July of 2002, before being named the head strength and conditioning coach at Minnesota State-Mankato.  He became the strength and conditioning coordinator at the Athletic and Therapeutic Institute in Aurora, Ill., in October of 2004 before moving to Benedictine.

Burch earned a bachelor of science degree in biology from Buena Vista University in May of 1997 and received his master's degree in exercise physiology from Iowa State in December of 2000. He is a certified member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association.


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