14 Brian Bishop
14 Brian Bishop
Birth Date: 05/12/1988
Height: 6-6
Year: Senior
Hometown: Los Altos, Calif.
High School: Mountain View HS
Position: 2M

2009: Played in all 29 contests for the Gauchos...Scored 13 goals and had three games with multiple goals...Opened the season with three goals at the Triton Invite, including a pair against Cal Lutheran (Sept. 5)...Also had two goals in the Sept. 19 win over Air Force...Scored in the overtime win against Concordia (Oct. 4)...Posted four goals at the MPSF Tournament, including a season-high hat trick in the seventh-place game against Pacific (Nov. 29)...Tied first on the team with 16 steals...Also drew eight ejections, tallied eight field blocks and handed out two assists...Earned Academic All-MPSF honors for the second consecutive season.

2008: Played in all 27 contests during his sophomore campaign...Scored nine goals and collected three steals...Tallied two goals in a 16-2 win over Iona College (Oct. 7)...Final goal of the year came in a win over UC Irvine (Nov. 30)...Earned Academic All-MPSF honors.

2007: Played in all 33 contests during his first active season on the roster...Scored 12 goals and handed out 12 assists...Also collected 13 steals...Led the team with five goals in a 20-11 victory over Redlands (Sept. 9)...Tallied two goals in a 10-7 win over Loyola Marymount (Sept. 29)...Final goal of the year came in a loss to UCLA (Nov. 10).

2006: Redshirted.

Played utility at Mountain View High School under coach Rafael Alapont...Two-time All-Santa Clara Valley Athletic League selection at Mountain View...Helped the Spartans to two Central Coast Section championship appearances...A 2005 All-CCS Honorable Mention...Also competed on the Spartan swim team...Was a four-year Scholar-Athlete.

Played club polo with Stanford Water Polo Club...Helped Stanford to fifth-place finish at the 2006 National Junior Olympics.

Brian Scott Bishop was born on May 12, 1988 in Mountain View, Calif. to Brad and Kim Bishop...Has two siblings, Brooke, who swims at Stanford, and Scott...Nicknamed "The Dawn"...Majoring in mechanical engineering at UCSB..."Transformers" is his favorite movie while Tom Petty is his favorite musical artist...Names coach Wolf Wigo and "Big Dog" as his personal heroes...His most memorable athletic achievement was placing second at the 20 and under Nationals.