NASCAR-style post-graduation speech takes Web by storm | NASCAR


A latest faculty grad’s NASCAR-style winner’s speech has gone viral and may even get him a job with the game.

Elijah Burke earned some laughs after he graduated from the Faculty of Brockport for giving a victory speech like a driver would within the winner’s circle.

The video was viral sufficient to get consideration from NASCAR itself and a few speedways.

May Burke truly get a job with NASCAR out of his speech? That continues to be to be seen, however Burke informed he did not count on the video to get the response it did.

“I had the thought for this kind of video a number of weeks earlier than commencement,” Burke mentioned. “I remembered Elliott Johnson from the Atlanta Braves giving a NASCAR-style, post-race interview after a recreation as soon as; that made me understand you’ll be able to actually apply the NASCAR interview to something.

“I assumed to myself, ‘Why not commencement?’ I’ve had a few tweets attain 1,000 favorites earlier than, however by no means did I count on this type of response. It’s actually humbling and rewarding and couldn’t have come at a greater time with respect to discovering a job. I’d similar to to thank my mother, dad, sister, prolonged household, pals, and all the blokes again on the store for all of the onerous work they’ve put on this season.”

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