UND Roster

2019-20 Men's Lacrosse Roster

#18 Brian Willetts


Height 6-4
Weight 200
Class Senior
Hometown Saint James, NY
High School Smithtown East

AS A SENIOR (2020 – Season Cancelled After Five Games Due to COVID-19)

  • Started as an attackman in all five games in his shortened senior season.
  • Totaled 10 points off of seven goals and three assists.
  • Scored at least one goal in every game and had multiple points in four of five outings.
  • Recorded a season-high three points (2G, 1A) against No. 16 Denver (3/7).

AS A JUNIOR (2019)

  • Started all 16 games in the attack for Notre Dame during his third season.
  • Ranked second on the team in goals scored, finding the back of the net 27 times in the 2019 campaign.
  • Tied for third on the squad in points with 36 off 27 goals and nine assists.
  • Scored at least one goal in 15 of 16 games, including nine multi-goal performances.
  • Posted a career-high three goals against Maryland (3/3), Ohio State (3/23) and Duke (5/18).
  • Scored the game-winning goal in overtime against Maryland (3/3).


  • Started all 15 games for the Irish in 2018.
  • Was fifth on the team with goals, posting 14.
  • Recorded a hat trick in the ACC Tournament game against Virginia (4/29/18).
  • Also ranked fifth in total points with 17 off of 14 goals and three assists.
  • Picked up 10 ground balls, including a season-best three against Denver (3/10/18).
  • Forced two turnovers on the season.


  • Played in 14 games in his first season with the Irish as an attackman.
  • Scored four goals and added four assists to finish his freshman campaign with eight points.
  • Racked up a season-high two assists in his Notre Dame debut in the win against Georgetown (2/18) in Frisco, Texas.
  • Scored a goal and added an assist in the victory over Michigan (2/26).


  • Twelve-time NY State Scholar-Athlete
  • Member of National Honor Society
  • U.S. Lacrosse All-American senior year
  • Captain of football and lacrosse teams
  • Earned 11 varsity letters
  • Played for the Under Armour All-American Senior North team
  • Played for the Underclassmen Long Island team for the Under Armour All-American game
  • Earned Long Island Player of the Year award
  • Rated the No.¬†5 attackman for the incoming class by Inside Lacrosse
  • Rated No. 9 overall player for the incoming class by Inside Lacrosse Power 100
  • Attended Smithtown East for high school in New York
  • Played Club Lacrosse with Team Smithtown Lacrosse
  • Son of Donna and Tom, brother of Jenna and Alyssa
  • Enrolled in First Year of Studies
  • Resides in Saint James, New York.