Joy Burke

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Joy Burke
Personal information
Born (1990-11-07) 7 November 1990 (age 29)
Chiayi City, Taiwan
NationalityTaiwanese / American
Listed height6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Career information
CollegeArizona State (2009–2014)
Playing career2014–present
Career history
2014–2015Hørsholm 79ers
2015–2016Bendigo Spirit
2016–2017Ballarat Rush
Career highlights and awards

Joy Burke (born 7 November 1990), also known by her Chinese name Bao Hsi-le (Chinese: 包喜樂) is a Taiwanese professional basketball player.[1]



In college, Burke attended Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona, playing for the Sun Devils in NCAA Division I.


After college, Burke headed to Denmark and signed with the Hørsholm 79ers in the Dameligaen. She had a successful season, helping lead Hørsholm to their first title in five years.


Burke signed with the Bendigo Spirit in Australia for the 2015–16 WNBL season.[2] After inconsistent showings, Burke has not been re-signed for the following season. However, Burke remained in Australia to participate in the SEABL.

National team[edit]

Burke made her national team debut, as a member of the 2015 Chinese Taipei National Team that participated in the 37th William Jones Cup. She would then go on to represent at the 2015 FIBA Asia Women's Championship.[3]


  1. ^ Brehaut, David (24 January 2017). "Rush import Joy Burke targeting big outcomes for game". The Courier. Retrieved 27 January 2018.
  2. ^ "Burke Keen to Make a Good Impression for Spirit".
  3. ^ "Hsi-Le BAO".