Over 2,000 student-athletes across 22 sports honored for academic success
Penalty kick goal not enough to keep up with Bluejays in 5-1 setback
Blue Demons outshoot BIG EAST adversary 18-8 and have 13-2 advantage in corner kicks
Blue Demons battle Friars to virtual standstill Saturday in BIG EAST Conference loss
DePaul assistant coach faces Loyola assistant coach and older brother for first time ever
2013 (Sophomore): Became a fixture in the midfield, playing in 16 matches with 14 starts... scored his first collegiate goal and first game-winning goal in a 3-1 victory at Illinois-Chicago... finished second on the team in shots with 20 and third in shots on goal with eight... took three shots with one shot on goal against both Green Bay and Drake.
2012 (Freshman): Played in 14 matches and started nine of them in the 2012 season... recorded his first collegiate assist on one of the Blue Demons' two goals in their win against Northwestern... had an impressive shot on goal percentage of .500, firing shots on frame against Ohio State, Drake, Marquette, and Syracuse... competed for a total of 796 minutes in his freshman year.
High School: Was a four-year starter for Parkway North and led the squad to the 2010 Suburban South Conference title...captained the team in his junior and senior seasons when he also earned Suburban South First Team All-Conference....named Second Team All-Conference as a sophomore...compiled 39 assists to go along with 18 goals in his high school career...also played for the Lou Fusz Soccer Club, 2011 MRL Premier Division Champions...his Lou Fusz team won the State Cup in 2010 and 2012 and was a regional finalist in 2011.
Personal: Son of Rick and Ann Brinckwirth...has a brother, Tim, and a sister, Carolyn...enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.