Hoyas continue new tradition on Saturday morning
2009: Finished fourth on the team in scoring with 25 points ... Second on the team with 22 goals ... Also had three assists ... Scored five man-up goals ... Led the team with 98 shots ... Collected a career-high 22 ground balls ... Third in the ECAC Lacrosse League in shots per game (7.0/game) and tied for sixth in man-up goals per game ... Had seven multi-point games and seven multi-goal games ... Scored a season-high three goals twice (Mount St. Mary's and Loyola) ... Had a season-high four points (two goals, two assists) against Hobart.
2008: An All-ECAC First Team selection ... Finished fourth on the team in scoring with 20 points, tallying 18 goals and two assists ... He was second on the team in shots (72) and third in goals scored (18) ... Scored a team-high eight man-up goals ... Collected 10 ground balls ... Had seven multi-point games ... Scored two goals apiece against St. John's, Syracuse and Navy ... Had two hat tricks, scoring three goals against Delaware and Rutgers.
2007: An honorable mention All-America selection ... Appeared in 15 games, starting 12 times ... Fourth on the team with 21 points ... Tied for second on the team with 20 goals ... Tallied one assist ... Second on the team with 89 shots ... Six multi-point games ... Two games with three goals ... Collected 13 ground balls ... Exploded on to the scene with three goals against Maryland in the season opener ... Four games with two goals (St. John's, Delaware, Hobart, Princeton) ... Tied career-high with three goals against Loyola ... Named ECAC Rookie of the Week on April 17 after hat trick against Loyola ... Scored two goals and had first career assist against Princeton in the NCAA Tournament.
High School: Inside Lacrosse's No. 1 overall recruit ... A four-year standout in lacrosse at Georgetown Prep ... Scored 57 goals as a senior, setting a school record for a middie ... Helped lead Prep to IAC titles in 2003 and 2006 ... Also played two years of basketball in high school, where he was coached by former Hoya standout Dwayne Bryant.
Personal: Born on May 1, 1987 ... The son of Michael and Pamela Brancaccio ... Has one brother, Eric, who is a graduate of Georgetown.