9 - Brendan Candon
Brendan Candon
Height: 5-9
Weight: 160
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Long Beach, N.Y.
High School: Chaminade
Position: D

2008: Played in all 14 games with 10 starts ... ranked second on the team as he picked up a career-best 42 ground balls ... scored his first collegiate goal in the game at Lehigh (3/1) ... member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2007: Played in 14 games with eight starts ... had two assists ... led the team in ground balls with 36 ... recorded his first collegiate assist in the 15-3 win over Wagner (3/13) ... dished out one assist at Harvard (4/21).

Before Holy Cross: Was a two-year member of the varsity lacrosse team at Chaminade High School where he played in every game in both seasons ... as a senior he received All-CHSAA honors ... was named the CHSAA Defensive Midfielder of the Year in 2006 ... team won the NSCHSAA Championship in 2005 and 2006.

Personal: Son of Steve and Doreen Candon ... his mother competed in college on the cross country and swimming teams at St. Michael's ... has three brothers, John, Pat and Joey, and one sister, Julia ... majoring in Political Science.