23 - Brandon Markey
Brandon Markey
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
Hometown: Seattle, WA
High School: O'Dea
Position: RB
Junior: A versatile player and one of the top return specialists in the Ivy League, he returned 27 punts for 325 yards, and returned 15 kick-offs for 305 yards... Rushed 29 times for 149 yards... Caught 8 passes for a total of 37 yards... Scored 3 touchdowns throughout the season... Led the Ivy League in punt returns with 12.04 yards per return... Ranked 5th in the Ivies in kick off returns with 20.3 yards per return... Named to the Ivy League Honor Roll for his performance against Cornell where he scored a touchdown on a 92-yard kick return... Named to the Ivy League Honor Roll again for his performance against Columbia where he scored a touchdown on a 59-yard punt return... Ranks 5th on Brown's all-time list for most kickoff return yards in one game with his 119 yards against Cornell... Ranks 2nd on Brown's all-time list for most punt return yards in one season (325 yards)... Ranks 2nd on Brown's all-time list for punt return yards in his career with 467 yards... Sophomore: All-purpose kickoff and punt returner for the Bears... Returned 15 kickoffs 309 yards, including a long return of 48 yards...Brought back 19 punt returns 142 yards, including a long return of 27 yards...Also saw action in the offensive backfield, running seven times for 18 yards...Scored his first career touchdown on a five-yard touchdown run against Albany...Freshman: Ran the ball nine times for 14 yards in the Spring Game...Secondary School Background: A graduate of O'Dea High School where he lettered in football, basketball, and baseball...An All-State selection...An All-Metro selection as well as the MVP his senior year...Named to the All-Area team...Chosen to play in the East/West All Star game...Seattle Times Male Athlete of the Year for Seattle as a senior...Was the captain of the football, basketball, and baseball teams his senior year...An All-Metro selection for baseball...Won the Team GPA Award for football...Honor Roll student...Personal: Brandon James Markey, born September 14, 1984...Son of Donald and Debra Markey...Has a sister, Paula...Enjoys playing video games and watching sports...A Business Economics concentrator.