2017: Played in 10 matches during the year with three starts … logged one shot against Furman on Sept. 26 … registered 366 minutes on the pitch this season including a season-high 80 minutes at Mercer on Sept. 30 ... named to the Dean's List and to the SoCon Honor Roll.
2016: Named a 1st Battalion S6 staff sergeant ... started six of 13 games played during the season … logged two shot attempts for the year, both coming in the match at Wofford on Oct. 1 … tallied 600 minutes on the pitch throughout the season, including a complete 90 minutes at UNCG on Sept. 27 ... Dean's List recipient both semesters ... named to the Cadet-Athlete Honors Society for the second time ... SoCon Honor Roll member for the second time of his career.
2015: Started eight of 18 games played during the year … registered two shot attempts against UNC Asheville in a close loss at home.
2014: Made 11 appearances during his freshman season, starting in three games ... made first collegiate start against Longwood (Aug. 30) ... took one shot against USC Upstate (Sept. 12) during the Jay Sculley Memorial Tournament ... booked for just one card on the season ... named to the Cadet-Athlete Scholar Society following spring semester for posting at least a 3.0 GPA for the term ... also named to Dean's List spring semester and to the SoCon Honor Roll for the academic year.
High School/Club: Four-year letterwinner as a defensive midfielder for Dominik Ludes at Ramstein High School … named to an All-Tournament team, All-Regional team, All-European team … earned MVP status for his program … served as a co-captain … also played for Blaubach Diedlekopf in the regional and verbandes leagues … served as a captain … member of the National Honor Society … earned a spot on the Principal's List all four years … was a JROTC Cadet Commander.
Personal: Full name is Brienno Angelo Marco Illari ... son of Roger Angelo and Julie Marie Illari ... has two siblings, Gianni and Massimo ... plans to double major in mechanical engineering and modern languages and cultures.