Stonehill Skyhawks Athletics
15 Adam Branco
15 Adam Branco
Height: 5-9
Weight: 180
Year: Jr
Hometown: Naugatuck, Conn.
High School: Naugatuck
Position: F
Major: International Business
Minor: Entrepreneurship and Political Science
g 8
a 1
pts 17
gw 1

2016-17 (Junior): NE10 All-Conference third team. Catholic Cup All-Tournament team. Athletic Director's Honor Roll Fall semester.Scored two of the four goals in the season opener at Saint Anselm (9/2). Registered a goal in the 2-1 win at Nyack College (9/7). Tallied his first assist of the season at Saint Rose (9/13). Scored a goal in the 3-2 loss vs. Concordia (9/24). Recored three of Stonehill's four goals at New Haven (10/22). Scored Stonehill's only goal in a 5-1 loss vs. Southern Connecticut (10/25).

2015-16 (Sophomore): NE10 Commissioner's Honor Roll both semesters. NE10 All-Conference second team. Catholic Cup All-Tournament team. Appeared in 16 games his sophomore year, starting in 14 of them. Tallied a goal and an assist in the season- opener versus Saint Michael's (9/4). Added an assist at a 3-1 loss versus Saint Rose (9/15). Scored Stonehill's only two goals in a 2-1 win against Franklin Pierce (9/19). Recorded a goal and assist for three points at Bentley (9/26). Scored a goal in a 3-0 shutout against Saint Michael's (10/3). Scored Stonehill's only goal in a 1-1 tie at American International (10/13). Registered two of Stonehill's three goals in a win versus New Haven (10/24). Recorded an assist at Southern Connecticut (10/27). Scored half of Stonehill's goals in a 6-2 win over Saint Anselm (10/30).

2014-15 (Freshman):NE10 Commissioner's Honor Roll both semesters. Athletic Director's Honor Roll for fall semester. Appeared in 15 out of a possible 18 games for Stonehill in his freshman campaign. Scored his first collegiate goal in the 71st minute in a 5-2 loss to Adelphi (9/20). Recorded a career high three shots against Roberts Wesleyan (9/12).

High School: 2014 graduate of Naugatuck High School, where he was a four-year starter and two-year captain for the men's soccer team. Named to Naugatuck Valley League (NVL) All-Academic Team as a freshman. NVL All-Copper Division and NVL All-Academic as a sophomore. Scored 25 goals and was named Class LL All-State, All-NVL, and NVL Academic All-Star as a junior. Scored a school-record 33 goals for the 19-0 NVL Champions, and was named the NVL's top senior, All-NVL, Class L All-State, and All-New England as a senior. Finished his career with a Naugatuck High record 84 career goals. Played club soccer with Southbury FC. Was a member of both the National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society.

Personal: Born March 11, 1996 in Waterbury, Conn. Son of Mingo and Sue Branco of Naugatuck. Has one brother, Chris (22). Lists reading, listening to music, and hanging out with friends as his hobbies. Supports the New York Yankees and his favorite athlete is Andrew Wiggins. Majoring in international business. Inducted into Lambda Epsilon Sigma and Beta Gamma Sigma in 2017.

Recent Games
Oct 11 American International College W, 2-1
Oct 15 Le Moyne College W, 3-1
Oct 19 at Merrimack College L, 2-0
Oct 22 at University of New Haven W, 4-3
Oct 25 Southern Connecticut State University L, 5-1
Oct 28 Saint Anselm College L, 2-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 13
Games started 14 10
Goals 8 4
Assists 1 1
Points 17 9
Shots 48 30
Shot Pct .167 .133
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 1 0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 2 at Saint Anselm College W, 4-0 1 2 0 4 2 1.000 0-0 1
Sep 3 vs. Saint Michael's College L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 7 .000 0-0 0
Sep 7 at Nyack College W, 2-1 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Sep 13 at The College of Saint Rose W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 17 Franklin Pierce University L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Sep 21 at Southern New Hampshire University L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 24 Concordia (N.Y.) College L, 3-2 1 1 0 2 6 .167 0-0 0
Sep 27 at Assumption College L, 5-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 1 at Saint Michael's College W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 Bentley University L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 8 at No. 14 Adelphi University L, 6-1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 11 American International College W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 15 Le Moyne College W, 3-1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 19 at Merrimack College L, 2-0 - 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 22 at University of New Haven W, 4-3 1 3 0 6 4 .750 0-0 0
Oct 25 Southern Connecticut State University L, 5-1 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 0
Oct 28 Saint Anselm College L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2014-15 15 - .07 .00 .13 .60 .111 .27 .444
2015-16 16 14 .69 .25 1.63 2.75 .250 1.69 .614
2016-17 17 14 .47 .06 1.00 2.82 .167 1.82 .646
2017-18 16 16 .50 .31 1.31 4.00 .125 2.00 .500
Total 64 44 .44 .16 1.03 2.58 .170 1.47 .570
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2014-15 15 - 1 0 2 9 .111 4 .444 0 0 0-0 0
2015-16 16 14 11 4 26 44 .250 27 .614 1 0 0-0 2
2016-17 17 14 8 1 17 48 .167 31 .646 0 0 0-0 1
2017-18 16 16 8 5 21 64 .125 32 .500 1 0 0-0 2
Total 64 44 28 10 66 165 .170 94 .570 2 0 0-0 5
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 17 14 .47 .06 1.00 2.82 .167 1.82 .646
Conference 13 10 .31 .08 .69 2.31 .133 1.46 .633
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 6 .29 .00 .57 2.71 .105 1.57 .579
Away 9 7 .67 .11 1.44 2.44 .273 1.56 .636
Neutral 1 1 .00 .00 .00 7.00 .000 6.00 .857
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Wins 7 6 .86 .14 1.86 2.00 .429 1.57 .786
Losses 10 8 .20 .00 .40 3.40 .059 2.00 .588
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September 8 8 .50 .13 1.13 3.50 .143 2.00 .571
October 9 6 .44 .00 .89 2.22 .200 1.67 .750
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 17 14 8 1 17 48 .167 31 .646 0 0 0-0 1
Conference 13 10 4 1 9 30 .133 19 .633 0 0 0-0 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 7 6 2 0 4 19 .105 11 .579 0 0 0-0 0
Away 9 7 6 1 13 22 .273 14 .636 0 0 0-0 1
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 7 .000 6 .857 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 7 6 6 1 13 14 .429 11 .786 0 0 0-0 1
Losses 10 8 2 0 4 34 .059 20 .588 0 0 0-0 0
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September 8 8 4 1 9 28 .143 16 .571 0 0 0-0 1
October 9 6 4 0 8 20 .200 15 .750 0 0 0-0 0