8 Patrick Kirk
8 Patrick Kirk
Height: 5-10
Weight: 170
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Bellarmine College Prep
Position: Driver

A third-year driver who has seen action in 69 career games (39 starts) ... accumulated 60 goals, 29 steals and 26 assists through the 2018 season.

AS A JUNIOR (2018): Started in all 25 games … posted 26 goals, 13 steals and 14 assists ... accumulated 14 kickouts drawn and seven field blocks … scored in 18 games, including a season-high two in eight ... matched his career-high with three kickouts drawn against UC San Diego (Oct. 13).

AS A SOPHOMORE (2017): Played in all 25 games (14 starts) … posted a career-high 32 goals, 11 steals and eight assists ... accumulated 10 kickouts drawn and seven field blocks ... first on the team in goals … had a career-high four goals against Wagner (Oct. 21) and Harvard (Oct. 20) … had a career-best three assists against Air Force (Nov. 5) and a career-high three kickouts drawn against LMU (Nov. 18).

AS A FRESHMAN (2016): Played in 19 games, all as a reserve … recorded two goals, five steals and four assists ... posted three kickouts drawn and no field blocks … scored his first-career goal versus Harvard (Oct. 23) ... had a career-best two steals vs. Navy (Oct. 23).

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Bellarmine College Prep … team won CCS D1 championship in 2013 and 2015 … team was NCS Championship in 2015 … WCAL D1 co-champs in 2015 … was Second Team All-CCS in 2013 and 2014 … Second Team All-WCAL in 2014 … was First Team All-CCS and First Team All-WCAL in 2015 … recipient of the Bell’s Billy Schmidt Award … played for the Stanford water polo club.

PERSONAL:  From San Jose, California … parents are Pat and Eleanore Kirk … has a younger brother, Dominick, and older sister, Mackenzie … great grandfather, Bob Armanasco, played football for Santa Clara … uncle, Fran Mullins, played baseball at Santa Clara before a professional career … hobbies include fly fishing and camping ... majoring in engineering physics. 

CAREER HIGHS (through 2018):

  • Goals: 4 vs. Wagner (Oct. 21, 2017); 4 vs. Harvard (Oct. 20, 2017)
  • Assists: 3 vs. Air Force (Nov. 5, 2017)
  • Steals: 2, 4 times (last: Wagner, Oct. 20, 2018)
  • Kickouts Drawn: 3, 2 times (last: UC San Diego, Oct. 13, 2018)