46 - Buddy Farnham
Buddy Farnham
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Andover, MA
High School: Andover
Position: WR
Sophomore: Honorable Mention All-American... First Team All-Ivy... First Team All-New England... Led the Ivy League and ranked sixth nationally in receptions with an average of 7.80 per game... Ranked third in the Ivy League in receiving yards with an average of 88.5 yards per game...Was fifth in the Ivy League in all purpose yards (144.8 yards per game)... Ranked third in the Ivy League in punt returns with an average of 7.2 yards per return... Finished ninth in the Ivy League in kickoff returns with an average of 17.5 yards per return... Tied for 7th in the Ivy League in scoring with an average of 6.0 points per game... Led the Bears in receiving with 78 receptions for a total of 885 yards, 10 touchdowns, a long of 43 yards, and an average of 88.5 yards per game...Scored 60 points (10 td's)... His 121 kickoff return yards against Holy Cross are fifth best in the Brown record book... Also caught the sixth most passes in Brown history with 78... His 402 kickoff return yards rank 10th in the Brown record book... Made a season high 12 receptions for 159 yards in Brown's win over Dartmouth... Had 11 catches against both Cornell and Princeton... Freshman: Versatile wide receiver who ranked fourth on the team in receiving with 191 yards... Second on the squad in punt returns with a season total of 43 yards... Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week after a strong performance against Rhode Island, where he had career-high 5 receptions for 64 yards, including a long reception of 21 yards and a 19-yard punt return ... Had a long reception of 30 yards in Brown's victory over Georgetown... Also returned kickoffs for the Bears...Will be wearing the family number 46, which was also worn by his father, Mark '80, and his uncles, Bob '77 and Paul '83, who were each All-Ivy wide receivers at Brown... Secondary School Background: A graduate of Andover High School where he lettered in football, track and lacrosse... Football and lacrosse team captain...Three-time First Team All-League and Eagle Tribune All-Star...Three-time Team MVP...Named League MVP as a junior... Two-time First Team All-State... A Shriner's All-Star Selection... A National Football Foundation Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete... Named to the Super 26 All-State Team... Holds the school records for receptions, interceptions, touchdowns, receiving yards, all purpose yards, punt returns and interception returns... Four-time team MVP for lacrosse... Four-time All League... First Team All-State... Member of the Honor Roll... Personal: Mark Raymond Farnham, born May 22, 1987... Son of Mark and Jayne Farnham... Siblings include Grace, Kate and Anne... Buddy's father, Mark Farnham Sr. '80, was a record-setting wide receiver for the Bears and is a member of the Brown Athletics Hall of Fame...Enjoys fishing, working out, reading and music... Concentrating in Business Economics.