6 - Patrick Donnelly
Patrick Donnelly
Height: 6-3
Weight: 190
Year: Senior
Hometown: Longmeadow, MA
High School: Phillips Exeter
Position: QB

Junior: Started all 10 games for the Bears after missing most of the 2011 season due to injury, rushing for 104 yards and passing for 2,264 yards… Named the Ivy League Offensive Player of the Week and recipient of the New England Sportswriters Gold Helmet Award after leading the Bears’ to a fourth-quarter comeback victory at Dartmouth in which he completed 20-of-32 passes for 233 yards and accounted for all four Brown touchdowns, including an 18-yard game-winning touchdown with 1:14 remaining…Ranked third in the league in both total offense and passing per game… Threw for 336 total yards against Harvard, completing 27-of-40 attempts for three touchdowns… Rushed a season best eight times for 48 total yards and two touchdowns against Dartmouth…In the same game, also threw two touchdowns and a season-long throw of 55 yards…Threw for 312 yards against Penn…Finished second on the team in scoring with four rushing touchdowns…Named to the Ivy League Weekly Honor Roll on four different occasions...Sophomore: Played in eight games for the Bears, rushing for 114 yards and passing for 411 yards… Completed 23 of 40 passes for 217 yards and a touchdown against Holy Cross…Averaged 6.3 yards per rush and 94.84 pass efficiency… Punted 16 times for an average of 33.1 yards… Completed 20 of 36 passes for 194 yards against Penn…Third on the team in rushing and 2nd in passing and punting…  Eighth in the league with a Passing Avg./Game of 51.4 yards… Freshman: Gained valuable experience playing for the Bears’ Junior Varsity team… Secondary School Background: A graduate of Phillips Exeter Academy and Longmeadow High School where he lettered in football and basketball... Two-time football and basketball team captain... Named First Team All-State… All-Western Massachusetts for three years… Received the Angelo Bertelli Award for the Western Massachusetts MVP… All-time leading passer at Longmeadow High… 37-0 record for three years as a starter at Longmeadow High… Led his team to three Superbowl championships in those same seasons… Named All-New England Prep at Phillips Exeter… Named a two-time team MVP at Longmeadow in basketball… Scored over 1,000 career points… Named the Western Massachusetts Tournament MVP in leading his team to its first ever Western Massachusetts Championship… Led his team in scoring at Phillips Exeter… Named the Springfield Republican Western Massachusetts Athlete of the Year… Also named the Springfield Channel 15 and Whips Sports Student Athlete of the Year for Western Massachusetts… Member of the honor roll… Personal: Patrick Bernard Donnelly, the son of Bernie and Kathleen Donnelly… Grandfather, Bernard Donnelly, and great uncle, Dr. John Tansey, also attended Brown University… Has a brother, Tom, and a sister, Christine …Also played basketball at Brown...Enjoys bike riding, playing whiffle-ball, and listening to music… Economics/History concentrator