8 - Patrick Brosnihan
Patrick Brosnihan
Height: 6-4
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
Hometown: Worcester, MA
High School: Worcester Academy
Position: F
Years at Yale: ***

Bulldog Best: Scored game-winning goal in a 4-3 victory at Rensselaer (2/24/08). Also scored twice and tallied an assist against UConn (1/2/08).

2008-09: Notched six goals and eight points in 33 games... Three of his six goals were game-winners... Feb. 16 ECAC Player of the Week after 2-0-2 weekend at Union/RPI.

2007-08: Three goals and one assist through 28 games... Fifth on team in shooting percentage with .115... One game-winning goal... Picked up two goals and an assist against UConn (1/2).

2006-07: Improved on his freshman season by skating in 27 games and finishing with three goals and two assists... Had goals in consecutive games at Mercyhurst (11/21) and at Boston University (11/25)... Scored game-winning goal in a 4-3 victory at Rensselaer (2/24).

2005-06: Played in 19 games as a freshman... Tallied his first Yale point, an assist, in a win vs. Mercyhurst (11/22).

At Worcester Academy: Played hockey, baseball and golf but earned most of his accolades on the ice... Notched 19 goals and 63 points in 2004-05 and led all Division II Prep players in scoring... First-team Division II Prep School All-Star... First-team All-New England and two-time team MVP... Earned Dee Rowe Scholarship and played on one league championship squad... Played in the 2000 Babe Ruth World Series for Worcester... Can hit a golf ball over 300 yards.

Personal: Patrick Scott Brosnihan is the son of Patti and Paul Brosnihan... Drafted by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft (7th round, 212th overall)... He lives in Timothy Dwight College.

Year GP G A P PP SH GW PIM
2005-06 19 0 1 1 0 0 0 31
2006-07 27 3 2 5 1 0 1 37
2007-08 28 3 1 4 0 0 1 14
Totals 746 4 10 1 0 2 82