AT CONNECTICUT: The lone senior on this year's team. Will be a team captain for the second consecutive year. Has seen action in 24 events as a Husky, averaging 75.74 per round in 65 career rounds. Has recorded three Top 10, seven Top 15, and 13 Top 25 finishes.
SPRING 2012: Played in five tournaments, averaging 75.86 per round for 14 rounds, including a career-tying best 69 at the FAU Spring Break. Finished season with three consecutive Top 25 finishes, including a 12th place at the Rutherford Intercollegiate tourney, 21st at the Wolfpack Spring Open, and a 24th at the Big East Championships..
FALL 2011: Played in six tournaments, averaging 74.8 per round for 17 rounds, including a UConn career-low round of 69 (twice). Best finish was fifth place in the Hartford Hawks Invitational, followed by a 10th-place finish at The Connecticut Cup. Added two more Top 25 finishes with a 22nd place at the Turning Stone Tiger Intercollegiate, and a 19th at the Adams Cup of Newport.
SPRING 2011: Appeared in three events for the Huskies. Best finish was a tie for 24th at the Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate. Finished the 2010-2011 season with a per round average of 75.71 in 24 total rounds.
FALL 2010: Competed in six tournaments averaging 75.27 in 15 rounds. Had four Top 15 finishes. Best finish was seventh at the 76th Annual NEIGA Championship.
SPRING 2010: Played in two events, with a top finish of tied for 17th. Finished first season with UConn averaging 77.20 in 10 rounds of play.
FALL 2009: Played in the Connecticut Cup in the fall, shooting a low round of 75 and finishing tied for 45th. Went 1-1-1 at The Match Play.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-time letter-winner at Fairfield Prep for Coach Robert Bernier. ... All-State, All-Area and All-Conference selection. ... Shot a 70 to earn individual medalist honors in Division I High School State Championship in 2009 at Fairview Farms in Harwinton, Conn. ... Also lettered two seasons in swimming.
PERSONAL: Brian J. Hughes. ... Born May 14, 1991. ... Son of Alan and Laurel Hughes. ... Home course is H. Smith Richardson Golf Club in Fairfield, Conn.