Sophomore earns first weekly award of the season
Gilbreath named 2012 team MVP
Freshman registered key takeaway in Falcons' 9-8 OT victory over Army
Falcons visit Stags in an ECAC contest on April 13. (Photos by Doug Dreyer)
Falcons face Golden Eagles on March 2 at Falcon Stadium
Air Force vs. #4 North Carolina (photos by Doug Dreyer)
The Falcons' fourth quarter rally fell short in a 12-10 loss to the Stags.
The Falcons rolled to a 20-4 victory over the Bears in a non-conference match-up.
2012: Played in all 13 games as the Falcons' top long-stick midfielder ... named team's defensive MVP ... shared rookie of the year honors ... tallied nine points (three goals, six assists) on the season ... scooped up a team-leading 50 ground balls on the season ... shared team's Ground Ball Award ... also led Falcons with 17 caused turnovers ... scored first career point with goal versus Michigan ... named ECAC Rookie of the Week after recording six ground balls and two caused turnovers in win over Army ... registered two assists in win at Jacksonville ... recorded personal-best three points (1g, 2a) in win over Bellarmine ... tallied two points (1g, 1a) at Fairfield ... also recorded an assist versus Hobart.
High School: Lettered four years in lacrosse for coach Mitch Brin ... team captain ... team MVP and defensive MVP ... first-team all-conference honoree ... two-time second-team all-conference selection ... second-team all-state selection ... three-time academic all-state honoree.
Personal: Member of cadet squadron 14 ... son of Harry and Sandy O'Brien ... has two younger siblings.