Washington 2011 (Senior): Finished as one of UW's most complete players academically and athletically ... ranks ninth in goals (31) and T-10 in points (77) in all-time UW career records ... has led UW in goals, shots, points and game-winning goals in each of his four seasons ... just the third men's soccer player in school history to be named the Pac-12 Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... First-Team Academic All-American by ESPN/CoSIDA ... First-Team Scholar All-American by NSCAA ... First-Team All-Pac-12 ... named First-Team All-West Region ... earned First-Team Pac-12 All-Academic honors for the third season ... one of three team captains ... No. 11 in TopDrawerSoccer.com's Top 100 upperclassmen ... selected as a preseason candidate for the LOWE's Senior CLASS award ... two-time Pac-12 Player of the Week for Aug. 30-Sept. 6 and Oct. 11-17 ... named to Soccer America's Team of the Week for Oct. 10-16 ... also was the GoHuskies.com Student-Athlete of the Week for Oct. 17-23 ... named CoSIDA Academic All-District Selections for District VIII ... named preseason Third-team All-American by College Soccer News, No. 67 in Top 100 Seniors of 2011 and No. 56 in Top 100 Pro Prospects by TopDrawerSoccer.com ... played in all 18 games, getting 16 starts ... led the team in goals (10), points (25), shots (85), shots on goal (33) and game-winning goals (5), all of which were career-highs ... was also tied for first in assists (5) ... had three games with two goals ... scored twice on penalty kicks in the season-opener against Gonzaga (Aug. 27) ... was named the Portland/Nike Invitational MVP (Sept. 2-18) ... scored his second consecutive game-winning goal against Loyola Chicago in overtime on Sept. 2 ... also scored game-winners against Tulsa (Sept. 16) and Cal (Oct. 16, 23) ... had a season-high nine shots against Portland on Sept. 21 ... assisted Quinton Beasley's first season goal against No. 24 UAB on Sept. 25 ... scored the first goal against No. 18 SDSU in a 3-2 victory (Oct. 9) ... netted his fifth goal against Cal in the 102 minute of 2OT on Oct. 16 ...was 3-for-3 on penalty kicks for the season ... assisted Abdul Aman's game-winning goal against Stanford on Oct. 21 ... recorded two assists against San Diego State (Oct. 30) ... assisted Charlie Ranahan's first collegiate goal against No. 20 SDSU ... was also named to the 2011 PDL AV-Western Conference team while playing with the U-23 Portland Timbers ... was the PDL Player of the Week in week 3 and four-time honorable mention on the PDL Team of the Week ... he studied abroad in Ecuador for the 2011 winter quarter. Read his blog here: http://brecuador2011.blogspot.com/.
2010 (Junior): Team Offensive MVP ... Honorable Mention on TopDrawerSoccer.com's Team of the Season ... ranked No. 4 in the Pac-10 by TopDrawerSoccer and No. 33 on their top 100 upperclassmen list ... First-Team All-Pac-10 ... First-Team Pac-10 All-Academic ... First-Team Academic All-District VIII ... Third-Team ESPN Academic All-American ... Second-Team NSCAA All-Far West Region ... NSCAA Scholar All-West Region ... First-Team NSCAA Scholar All-American ... in the final NCAA rankings, was 58th in points per game (1.17), 64th in goals per game (0.44) and total goals (8), 67th in toal points (21) and 134th in total assists (5) ... in the Pac-10 rankings for all games, ranked first in shots per game (3.72), second in shots (67), goals and game-winning goals (3), third in points per game and goals per game, fourth in points and eighth in assists and assists per game (0.28) ... in the conference only standings, led the league in shots (41) and shots per game (4.10) ... ranked third in goals (4), fourth in points (20) and points per game (1.00) and fifth in goals per game (0.40) ... proved to be one of the best players in the league and the country his junior year ... was one of three players to play and start in all 18 games ... led the team in goals (8), assists (5), points (21), shots (67), shots on goal (31) and game-winning goals (3) ... took a game-high seven shots vs. Seattle on Sept. 24 and vs. Oregon State on Oct. 15 ... socred his first goal of the season, the game-winner, vs. Northern Illinois on Sept. 5 on a throw-in in the 73rd minute ... scored the game-winner at Cal State Fullerton on Sept. 12 in the 83rd minute ... was a part of three of the four Husky goals in the upset of No. 15 Portland on Sept. 18 ... scored the first goal of the game in the 34th minute ... assisted Zach Portillos on the game-winner in the 38th minute ... also assisted Daniel Gray in the 85th minute ... scored in his third-straight game vs. Gonzaga, the game-winner in the 45th minute ... assisted Casey McCool in the 62nd minute vs. Seattle ... had his first of two two-goal games at San Diego State on Oct. 3 ... scored in the 6th and 35th minutes ... also scored two goals vs. Oregon State on Oct. 15 in the 48th and 51st minutes ... also assisted on Gray's game-winner in the eighth minute ... assisted Matt Van Houten on his game-winning goal at Stanford on Oct. 29 in the 84th minute.
2009 (Sophomore): Earned Second-Team All-Pac-10 honors and First-Team Pac-10 All-Academic ... was also named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District VIII First-Team ... backed up a solid freshman campaign with another strong season, leading the team in points, goals and assists after leading the squad in goals his first year ... had five goals and three assists for 13 points ... played in all 18 games, starting on 17 occasions ... led the team with 68 shots, which led the Pac-10 ... tied for the team lead with two game-winning goals a mark which also tied for fifth in the conference ... ranked tied for sixth in the Pac-10 in points and seventh in goals ... assisted on Ryan Moore's game-winning goal in the season-opening 1-0 win over Seattle ... also assisted on UW's lone goal in 2-1 loss against Virginia in the Nike Portland Invitational ... scored both of UW's goals in a 2-1 overtime win at UC Davis, the first coming in the 80th minute to send the match into overtime and the second coming seven minutes into the second overtime ... scored UW's lone goal in their next match, a 2-1 home loss to Portland ... tallied UW's third goal in a 3-1 win over Cal Poly in the Husky Fever Classic ... scored just three minutes into UW"s match at San Diego State, which proved to be the game-winner ... assisted on the Huskies' goal in a 1-1 draw at No. 19 Stanford ... fired a career-high and Pac-10 season high nine shots in UW's 1-1 draw with California at home.
2008 (Freshman): Named to All-Pac-10 Honorable Mention team ... one of three Huskies to play in all 18 matches, starting 17 ... team scoring leader with eight goals ... finished second on the squad in points (18) ... also dished two assists ... led the Pac-10 in shots (71) and finished tied for third in goals and sixth in points ... netted game-winning goals in back-to-back matches at the Diadora/Spinx Furman Invitational versus College of Charleston (Sept. 5) and Furman (Sept. 7) ... scored a total of three goals in the tournament, for which he earned tourney Offensive MVP honors and College Soccer News National Team of the Week acclaim ... turned in a pair of multiple-goal efforts with two goals at Furman (Sept. 7) and San Diego State (Oct. 26) ... dished both of his assists in a 3-2 win over New Mexico (Sept. 21) ... also netted goals at Portland (Sept. 12), at Oregon State (Oct. 10) and at San Diego State (Oct. 19).
CLUB/HIGH SCHOOL: 2008 graduate of Camas High School ... tabbed Washington State Gatorade Player of the Year as a senior ... three-year letterwinner ... missed junior season due to injury ... second-team all-league and team's Best Offensive Player as a freshman ... helped lead prep team to a pair of 3A state titles as a sophomore and senior ... played club soccer for FC Vancouver and Eastside United ... played on Washington state ODP team from 2004-05 ... Oregon state ODP team member in 2006 ... Region IV pool player in 2004 ... helped team to tournament title at 2005 Manchester United U.S. Premier Cup ... also competed in the 2005 Manchester United World Cup in Hong Kong ... Region IV quarterfinalist in 2007 ... helped team to Oregon State Cup title in 2007.
PERSONAL: Brent Anthony Richards ... parents are Phyllis Chun and Charles Richards ... hobbies include playing guitar and volleyball ... student body vice president at Camas High School.