9 Brooke Gogel
9 Brooke Gogel
Height: 5-8
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Bronxville, N.Y.
High School: Bronxville
Position: F

2010 (Freshman): NFHCA National Academic Squad honoree … Appeared in six games.

High School: All-state and all-section as a senior … Four-time all-league … Golden Dozen recipient as a senior (scholar-athlete award, one of 12 students in section 1) … Con-Ed Scholar Athlete of the Week Award as a senior … Led league and team in scoring as a senior, and was second in section … 35 goals as a senior … Led league, section and team in scoring and was named team’s Offensive Player of the Year as a junior … Team won four league championships, three sectional championships (2006, 2008 and 2009) and one regional championship (2008) … Academic All-American in lacrosse as a junior and senior … Honorable mention all-league in lacrosse as a sophomore and junior … President of the Student Faculty Legislature as a senior … Vice President of the Student Faculty Legislature as a junior … Class president as a sophomore … Member of the Bronxville Youth Council community service organization all four years, serving as Vice President senior year … Group leader for the Freshman Transition Project, sponsored by the Princeton Center for Leadership Training, as a senior … Senior scholar athlete award recipient.

Notes: Brother, Evan, graduated from Yale in 2010 and was a member of the Whiffenpoofs singing group … Two older sisters went to Harvard and one was on the track and field team … Father, Donald, played lacrosse at Harvard and earned a Rhodes Scholarship.

Why Yale? “Someone once told me that while other schools are great, Yale is simply a state of mind.”