5 Austin Brizgys
Height: 6-2
Weight: 175
Year: Junior
Hometown: Palo Alto, Calif.
High School: Palo Alto
Position: Driver
College: 2V

AS A SENIOR IN 2005: Saw action in all 32 contests, starting two matches... recorded 12 steals, 11 assists, and three goals on the year... found the back of the net once against Chapman (9/10), Occidental (10/7), and Chaminade (10/7).

AS A JUNIOR IN 2004: One of five Broncos to appear in all 33 matches... started 17 contests...recorded 14 goals and three assists on the season... also had 14 steals... had two-goal matches against both Cal Lutheran and Pomona at the Convergence Tournament... scored first goal of the season against No. 15 Pacific... notched a goal and two steals against UC Santa Cruz... drew a kick out, had a season-high two assists and a steal in win over LaVerne... added another goal, an assist and a steal against No. 20 Cal Baptist at the Nor Cal Tournament... had a season-high three steals in match against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps... tallied goals in matches with No. 17 Air Force and No. 14 UC Davis at the Aggie Shootout... added another goal against No. 5 Long Beach State...drew a kick out and scored against No. 15 Pacific... notched goals in first two matches of the WWPA Championships against UC Davis and UC Santa Cruz.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2003: Started 10 matches and saw action in all 30 contests... netted six goals, 15 assists and 11 steals on the season... ... scored first goal of the season at No. 10 Pacific... added a score at UC Santa Cruz... posted one tally against Claremont at the Slugfest... notched one goal at UC Davis... scored again against UC Santa Cruz, this time during a home match.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2002: Saw action in 35 matches... tallied 14 goals on the season with 13 steals... recorded a .368 shot percentage... scored three goals in the season-ending contest against UC Santa Cruz...registered two goals against 17th-ranked Cal Baptist on Nov. 3.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Palo Alto High School and played under coach Stuart Curen... was named All-League his junior and senior seasons... a four-year varsity water polo player... received the Team Coaches Award as a junior... was also a CCS All-Team honorable mention selection that season... helped team to the semi-finals in the CCS Tournament all four years...scored 35 goals his senior season.

PERSONAL: Full name is Austin John Brizgys... parents are Ray Brizgys and Nora Sweuny... has two older brothers and two older sisters... major is communication... aspires to be a director.


Brizgys' Career Statistics


Year GP-GS Shots Goals Assists Shot Pct. Steals TO KO Against KO Drawn
2002 35-0 38 14 0 .368 13 8 12 4
2003 30-10 34 6 15 .176 11 6 17 10
2004 33-17 29 14 3 .483 14 4 15 7
Career 93-23 101 34 18 .337 38 18 44 21