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Right Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
High School: Holy Ghost Prep


Career Stats

Fourth all-time in career earned run average (as of the end of 2017)

2016 Philadelphia Big 5 Baseball Co-Pitcher of the Year
2016 Philadelphia Big 5 Baseball Rookie of the Year

2016 Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team
2016 Philadelphia Big 5 Baseball All-Big 5 Team

2017 Saint Joseph's Pitcher of the Year
2017 Saint Joseph's Scholar-Athlete Award
2016 Saint Joseph's Pitcher of the Year

2017: Named the Atlantic 10 Pitcher of the Week on March 13 and May 15 and pulled in four Big 5 weekly honors as well (February 27, March 27, May 15, May 23)...Led all quailified pitchers with a 2.85 earned run average and led the squad in wins, innings pitched, and strikeouts as well...Held opposing hitters to a .242 batting average...Ranked 27th in Division I in BB/9 and 32nd in K/BB ratio...Tossed at least six innings in all but one start...Pitched into the ninth as the Hawks topped Wiliam and Mary on March 10...Threw eight strong innings in a 2-1 win over Richmond on April 23...Went the distance and scattered eight hits, fanning seven and walking none, in a win over Dayton on May 12...Struck out a season-best nine against zero walks in a win over La Salle on May 6...Walked just three batters across his final five starts, covering 36.1 innings.

2016: Earned a trio of Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week and Big 5 Pitcher of the Week awards (March 14, April 4, April 18)...Led all qualified SJU pitchers with a 2.59 earned run average...Led the Hawks in innings pitched and strikeouts and tied for the team lead in wins...Ranked among the A-10 leaders in ERA and strikeouts...Tossed the Hawks' lone complete game of the season, earning the win with a one-run, five-hit, eight-strikeout gem at Massachusetts on April 16...Went eight innings against Davidson on April 3 and against Rhode Island on April 30...Pitched into the seventh inning or deeper in eight of his 14 starts and tossed six innings in two other...Posted a pair of 10-strikeout games against Davidson on April 3 and at La Salle on May 7.

High School: Three-time Philadelphia Inquirer All-Southeastern Pennsylvania selection...Earned All-League honors all four years at Holy Ghost...Helped lead his team to three Bicentennial Athletic League titles and a pair of district championships...Tossed a perfect game as a senior...Named the Bicentennial League MVP as a junior...Played on three Carpenter Cup squads...Also served as captain of the basketball team, earning All-League honors twice and leading Holy Ghost to a district title in 2014.

Personal: Son of Barbara and John Brennan...Majoring in sports marketing...Sister, Jennifer, swam at Bucknell.

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