A reliable factor on defense and in the midfield ... Offers good size and understands where to position himself ... Can battle for balls in the air ... A three-year starter with size and experience. 2007
Started 17 games and appeared in all 20 contests for the Wildcats ... Spent most of his time protecting the goal in the defensive midfield and back wall ... Generated 10 shots on goal, with most of those coming on set pieces where his size and skill can be an advantage.
Spent a good deal of his time in the central defense, helping anchor the Wildcats' stingy backline ... A starter in all 17 games for the `Cats ... Generated 11 shots, four of which found their way towards the goal ... Picked up an assist in a 2-1 Villanova victory over Saint Joseph's on Hawk Hill on Aug. 30. ... Selected to the BIG EAST Academic All-Star team.
Enjoyed a solid first season, making 15 starts and playing in all 18 games ... His goal off a corner kick feed from Brett Stassfurth provided the margin of victory in a win over No. 15 St. John's on Oct. 26 at the Soccer Complex... Cited as a Big East Academic All-Star.
PERSONAL Born Feb. 2, 1987 ... Parents are Mark and Deb Brazitis ... Has an older sister Julie (23) and a younger brother Kevin (18) ... Member of the National Honor Society at Manheim Township H.S. ... An NSCAA adidas 2005 All-American ... Named MVP of Lancaster Lebanon League as a senior ... Also an all-state and all region choice.