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 Soccer Career Statistics   2014   2015  2016
 Lacrosse Career Statistics   2018  2019    

2018 – Joined the team after completing his Duke soccer career in Fall of 2017 … Played in two games … ACC Academic Honor Roll.

Career (soccer): Played in 71 games with 64 starting assignments at center midfield … Totaled 5,670 career minutes … Registered two assists … 2017 Team Captain … Four-time ACC Academic Honor Roll … Two-time All-ACC Academic Team.

2017: Started all 20 games at center midfield … Totaled 1,733 minutes … Ranked fifth on the team in minutes … Had one assist in 3-2 overtime victory over High Point (9/1) … Team Captain … Went the distance in six games … CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team … All-ACC Academic Team … ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2016: Started all 17 games in the center midfield … Logged 1,342 minutes … Provided an assist in 3-2 win over Campbell (10/18) … Sixth on the team in minutes played … Went the distance in six games … CoSIDA Academic All-District honoree … All-ACC Academic Team … ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2015: Started all 19 games as the holding midfielder for the Blue Devils … Third on the team in minutes played at 1,592 … A steady force in the middle of the field for Duke … Went the distance in 12 games … Honored with the John Rennie Award ... ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2014: Played in 15 games and started eight … Joined the starting lineup in a central midfield role against Appalachian State … Went the distance in six games … Played 1,003 minutes overall ... ACC Academic Honor Roll.

Prep: A member of the Capital Area RailHawks Academy since 2011 … Team Captain … Started 30 of 38 games for CASL and scored two goals in 2013-14 … Helped lead the RailHawks finish second in the US Development Academy Southeast Division in 2014 and 2013 … 2011 PAC-6 All-Conference First Team … Was a NCYSA State Champion in 2011 … 2011 CASL Shootout and Showcase Champion … Co-founder of Megan's Wish Charity and has raised over $10,000 for the Durham Rescue Mission over the past six year …  A member of the 2013 National Honor Society, Jordan High School Junior Marshal and the Durham Student Action Board … Received the Durham Mayor's Award in 2012 which is given to youth after completing 100+ volunteer hours over summer break …A 2012 Governor's School Nominee in Math and Science.

Personal: Son of Michael and Julie Brinkman … Born March 15, 1996.

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