#17 Brendan King
Played major minutes during all four seasons in an Irish uniform competed in 81 career matches, including 39 starts, and earned four monograms only missed one game during his collegiate career notched 26 points on six goals and 14 assists a BIG EAST Academic All-Star became the program[apos]s first early-enrollee as he began his collegiate career and studies in January of 2008 selected by the Portland Timbers in the second round (27th overall) of the 2012 MLS SuperDraft.
AS A SENIOR (2011): Played in all 18 games, including 10 starts, and tallied four points on one goal and two assists selected by the Portland Timbers in the second round (27th overall) of the 2012 MLS SuperDraft assisted on Notre Dame[apos]s second goal in a 2-2 draw with Denver notched an assist on the second Irish goal in a 3-1 victory at Pittsburgh put the Fighting Irish up 1-0 in the 10th minute in an eventual 2-1 win at Providence earned his fourth monogram.
AS A JUNIOR (2010): Started all 20 matches posted career-high totals in goals (3), assists (6) and points (12) tied for first among all Irish players in assists and his point total was tied for second on the team named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Scholar All-Region second team a BIG EAST Academic All-Star notched a career-high three points on one goal and one assist in a 5-1 win over Cal Poly that clinched the Mike Berticelli Memorial Tournament title for the Irish assisted on Notre Dame[apos]s first goal in the Cal Poly match and then deposited the team[apos]s third goal in the 62nd minute netted the third Irish goal (59th minute) in a 3-1 victory at Seton Hall tallied the game winner in the 90th minute in a 3-2 triumph of Pittsburgh registered a career-high three assists in a 3-0 win over Georgetown named to the College Soccer News National Team of the Week for his performance against the Hoyas notched two assists in the very next match, a 2-1 win over Marquette in the quarterfinals of the BIG EAST Championship earned a monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2009): Played in 22 matches and made nine starts registered three points on three assists attempted 24 shots assisted on the second goal in a 2-0 win at Marquette collected an assist on Notre Dame[apos]s first goal in a 2-1 overtime victory at Georgetown assisted on the equalizer in a 2-1 overtime win against Connecticut a BIG EAST Academic All-Star received a monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN (2008): Produced a solid freshman campaign named to College Soccer News `100 freshmen to keep an eye on[apos] list prior to the season played in all 21 matches and notched seven points on two goals and three assists collected two assists in a 5-0 win over No. 5 USF to secure the Mike Berticelli Memorial Tournament title scored a goal (89th minute) in a 4-1 victory against Pittsburgh assisted on Notre Dame[apos]s lone goal in a 3-1 setback at Indiana scored the game winner in the 61st minute in a 1-0 triumph at West Virginia to lock up the BIG EAST Blue Division championship named to the Soccer America national team of the week and to the BIG EAST weekly honor roll for his performance against the Mountaineers a BIG EAST Academic All-Star received a monogram.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Enrolled at Notre Dame in January of 2008 after graduating from high school early member of the Chicago Fire Super-20 team that captured the North American National Championship in August of 2008 member of the 2007 U.S. U-17 World Cup team also played on the U-17 qualifying team was member of the U.S. soccer residency program two-time NSCAA All-American (2006 & 2007) Parade Magazine All-American played for the Chicago Magic club son of Tom and Donna King graduated from the College of Arts and Letters with degrees in political science and Spanish.
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