|Hometown:||St. Marys, Pa.|
|High School:||Elk County Catholic|
As A Sophomore (2010)
As a sophomore was one of only two Bonnies to start all 48 games, including 11 on the mound. At the plate…hit .324 with 10 home runs, 42 RBI and 31 runs scored…second on team in home runs, hits, doubles, and total bases…stole 12 bases and was only caught stealing once…had back-to-back multi-home run games on March 17 and 24 against Niagara and Canisius, respectively…On the mound...made 11 starts and two relief appearances…record of 2-5 with an 8.49 ERA over 46.2 innings…second on the team with 41 strikeouts…career-high seven strikeouts against Charlotte on March 27.
As A Freshman (2009)
Made 27 starts in the outfield and saw action in 37 games … also made seven appearances on the mound … At the plate … hit .181 with 18 singles and one double … scored nine runs and drove in another eight … worked 12 walks … had a hit in 13 games, including four multi-hit performances … opened with a hit in 10 of his first 20 games played … went 3-for-5 with a run scored and two RBI in first career game against Lehigh … followed with another three-hit game four days later against SIU Edwardsville (Mar. 9) … went 3-for-4 against SIU with lone double of the year … had an RBI in three straight games vs. Big 4 rivals Niagara and Canisius … On the mound … made six relief appearances and one start … sported a 0-1 record with a 5.40 ERA over 11.2 innings … struck out 11 batters … had multiple strikeouts in four of six relief appearances despite never pitching more than three innings … recorded six strikeouts over first three innings of the season … pitched a scoreless inning in first appearance against Lehigh (Mar. 5) … struck out the side in only inning of work against Buffalo (Apr. 28).
A sensational multi-sport athlete who excelled on both the baseball diamond and football field ... named to the All-District first team for baseball over final two seasons ... earned All-District honors as a pitcher in his senior campaign ... went 7-2 on the mound with 89 strikeouts in just over 56 innings of work ... accounted for seven of Elk County Catholic's 12 wins ... also had a .460 batting average with 20 runs scored, five home runs, 28 RBI, 25 intentional walks and 14 stolen bases ... All-District accolades in 2007 came as an outfielder ... posted a .452 batting average and team-highs in home runs (6) and RBI (33) ... struck out 93 batters in just 68 innings for a 8-2 record and 1.84 ERA ... in the fall of 2007, set school records for touchdown receptions in a game (4), finishing the season with 27 grabs for 605 yards and eight scores.
Son of Mark and Ann Marie Brennen ... born on April 26, 1990 ... has three brothers, Greg (20), Patrick (16) and Christopher (7) ... undecided on a major.