ON DONOVAN: An athletic midfielder ... hard working player who is adjusting to the college game ... has the ability to get to the goal ... tough kid from Buffalo ... shoots the ball well ... has good speed and dodges hard to the cage ... good vision from the top ... all-around solid player.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2007: Freshman made college debut vs. Sacred Heart (3/20).
BEFORE UMASS: A 2006 graduate of Bishop Timon-St. Jude School where he played for Michael Burke's Tigers ... during his senior championship season, earned All-American honors as well as player of the year in Western New York ... All-Western New York team two years in a row ... Also played hockey.
PERSONAL: Brendan Richard Donovan ... son of Dennis and Michele Donovan ... has one brother and one sister, Devon (23) and Maggie (21) ... born May 12, 1988 in Buffalo, N.Y. ... majoring in Civil Engineering.
CAREER STATS Year GP/GS G A Pts. Shots EMG GWG GB Pen 2007 1/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0/0:00