5 Joe Braun
5 Joe Braun
Height: 6-5
Weight: 205
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Yardley, Pa.
High School: Holy Ghost Prep
Position: F
Major: International Relations
Dream Job: Transfer Director at Chelsea FC
Favorite Place on Campus: The Pad
Favorite Professional Athlete: Joel Embiid
Favorite Pregame Meal: Chicken and rice
Pregame Superstition: Take a nap
Hobbies: Sleeping, Mario Party
g 10
a 6
pts 26
gw 5

2018 (Junior): Braun appeared in 17 contests for the 18-0-3 National Championship winning Tufts team...led the team in goals with 10, points with 26, shots on goal with 24, and five game-winning goals...won NESCAC Player of the Week on October 1, was named Most Outstanding Player in the Final Four, All-First Team NESCAC, First Team All-New England Region, and First Team All-American honors...also dished out six assists on the year...scored two goals in contests against Trinity on October 14 in a 6-0 victory and vs. Williams on October 20 in a 3-1 win...in the NCAA Tournament, the junior a goal in the NCAA Elite Eight vs. Montclair State on November 18 in a 4-0 victory and against Rochester in the Final Four of a 3-1 win...Braun tallied two assists against Rochester...the forward was a huge part of the Jumbos offense that scored 46 goals on the year.

2017 (Sophomore): Saw action in 14 games and was in the starting lineup for seven as the Jumbos went 15-2-4, won their first ever NESCAC tournament title, and made it to the Elite Eight in the NCAA tournament...had two goals and one assist on the year...scored the game-winner in the squad's 1-0 win over Hamilton in October...scored his second also against Hamilton, but this time in the NESCAC semifinals in a 4-0 win.

2016 (Freshman): Appeared in 16 of 22 games, including making one start during his rookie seasonn as the Jumbos went 15-5-2 and won the program's second national championship...recorded first collegiate point, by assisting on Christian Zazzali’s game-winner with less than one minute remaining in the second-overtime session during a 1-0 victory over Brandeis (Sept. 24).

Before Tufts: Was on the soccer and basketball team at Holy Ghost Prep...was a Bucks County Golden Team First Team selection in 2014...was named to the BAL First Team in 2014....won on the team that won the Pennsylvania State Championship in 2013 and 2014.

Personal: Son of Sera and Steve....has three siblings, Erica (29), Stephanie (28) and Matthew (26).

Recent Games
Oct 28 Colby T, 0-0
Nov 11 Stevens W, 1-0
Nov 17 Amherst W, 3-0
Nov 18 Montclair St. W, 4-0
Nov 30 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 3-1
Dec 1 vs. Calvin W, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 21 10
Games started 17 8
Goals 10 7
Assists 6 2
Points 26 16
Shots 55 25
Shot Pct .182 .280
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 5 4
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 4 Mass.-Boston W, 3-0 - 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 8 at Colby W, 1-0 - 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 11 Keene St. W, 3-0 - 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Sep 15 Bates W, 1-0 - 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 16 at Wheaton (Mass.) W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 21 at Brandeis W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 26 Wesleyan (Conn.) W, 1-0 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 1
Sep 29 Amherst W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 30 Hamilton W, 1-0 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 1
Oct 6 at Middlebury T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 9 Babson W, 3-1 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 13 at Connecticut Col. T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 14 at Trinity (Conn.) W, 6-0 1 2 0 4 5 .400 0-0 1
Oct 20 Williams W, 3-1 1 2 0 4 4 .500 0-0 1
Oct 23 at Bowdoin W, 4-3 1 1 1 3 5 .200 0-0 0
Oct 28 Colby T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 11 .000 0-0 0
Nov 11 Stevens W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 17 Amherst W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 18 Montclair St. W, 4-0 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 1
Nov 30 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 3-1 1 1 2 4 3 .333 0-0 0
Dec 1 vs. Calvin W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2017-18 14 7 .14 .07 .36 1.43 .100 .79 .550
2018-19 21 17 .48 .29 1.24 2.62 .182 1.14 .436
2019-20 10 9 .20 .40 .80 1.80 .111 .70 .389
Total 45 33 .31 .24 .87 2.07 .151 .93 .452
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2017-18 14 7 2 1 5 20 .100 11 .550 1 0 0-0 1
2018-19 21 17 10 6 26 55 .182 24 .436 2 0 0-0 5
2019-20 10 9 2 4 8 18 .111 7 .389 1 0 0-0 1
Total 45 33 14 11 39 93 .151 42 .452 4 0 0-0 7
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 21 17 .48 .29 1.24 2.62 .182 1.14 .436
Conference 10 8 .70 .20 1.60 2.50 .280 1.50 .600
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 9 .50 .17 1.17 2.58 .194 .92 .355
Away 7 6 .43 .29 1.14 2.71 .158 1.29 .474
Neutral 2 2 .50 1.00 2.00 2.50 .200 2.00 .800
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Wins 18 14 .56 .33 1.44 2.33 .238 1.28 .548
Losses - - - - - - - - -
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September 9 5 .33 .22 .89 2.11 .158 .67 .316
October 7 7 .71 .29 1.71 3.86 .185 1.71 .444
November 4 4 .50 .50 1.50 1.75 .286 1.25 .714
December 1 1 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 1.00 .500
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 21 17 10 6 26 55 .182 24 .436 2 0 0-0 5
Conference 10 8 7 2 16 25 .280 15 .600 2 0 0-0 4
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 12 9 6 2 14 31 .194 11 .355 1 0 0-0 4
Away 7 6 3 2 8 19 .158 9 .474 1 0 0-0 1
Neutral 2 2 1 2 4 5 .200 4 .800 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 18 14 10 6 26 42 .238 23 .548 2 0 0-0 5
Losses - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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September 9 5 3 2 8 19 .158 6 .316 2 0 0-0 2
October 7 7 5 2 12 27 .185 12 .444 0 0 0-0 2
November 4 4 2 2 6 7 .286 5 .714 0 0 0-0 1
December 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 1 .500 0 0 0-0 0