Traverse City Central’s Burnham Commits to Notre Dame

TRAVERSE CITY – After leading Traverse City Central to its first state semifinals appearance since 1988 this season, junior inside linebacker and quarterback Joshua Burnham announced his commitment to the University of Notre Dame on Wednesday.

BurnhamAfter narrowing down his top three schools to Notre Dame, Michigan and Wisconsin, Burnham picked a fitting day on St. Patrick’s Day to announce his commitment with the Fighting Irish.

Burnham is a top recruit at inside linebacker for the Class of 2022 and is a multi-sport athlete.

The 6-foot-4, 215-pound Burnham says he’s excited to continue his academic and athletic careers at the prestigious institution.

“It’s such a relief to finally commit, especially on today,” Burnham said. “I’ve been looking forward to committing for a while now, and now that it’s here, there’s no better feeling. It’s just been amazing. I feel like I grew a great connection with all the coaches. I feel like we have a good relationship. Definitely just the culture behind Notre Dame. There’s nothing better knowing that the whole community is here to help with anything. It’s a blessing.”

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