Brian Harkins
Brian Harkins
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New Fairfield, Conn.
High School: New Fairfield
Major: Accounting
  • Four-year letter-winner who earned three straight Second Team All-Conference honors, earning All-Conference nods in singles play as a sophomore, doubles competition as a junior and both singles and doubles as a senior
  • Finished his career with a 57-11 mark in singles play and went 27-1 in Landmark Conference play
  • Tied program record for wins and ranks second in career winning percentage (.838)
  • Sports a 37-12 career doubles record including a 17-2 mark in Landmark Conference doubles matches
  • Ranks eighth in school history in career doubles wins

Senior Year (2018-19)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Earned All-Landmark Conference Second Team honors in singles and doubles play
  • Went 18-1 in singles matches playing at the #4 spot and won final 13 matches
  • 18 wins is second most in a single season in program history and ranks second in winning percentage (.850)
  • 16 of 18 singles victories came in straight sets
  • Posted a 16-5 overall mark in doubles matches and went 9-3 with Christian Akusu at #2 doubles
  • 16 doubles wins are tied for second most in a single season
  • Registered an 8-7 victory with Awusu at #2 doubles in the Landmark Conference Championship match at Goucher on May 4
  • Won the #4 singles and #2 doubles championships at the King's Fall Invitational

Junior Year (2017-18)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Captured Second Team All-Landmark Conference honors in doubles play after posting a 13-4 record on the year including a 6-0 mark against Landmark Conference opponents
  • Went 11-4 at #2 doubles and 2-0 at #1 doubles on the year
  • Tied for the seventh most doubles wins in a season in Scranton history while also tying for 14th in doubles winning percentage (.765)
  • Posted a 12-3 record in singles competiton with a 5-1 mark in Landmark Conference play
  • Tied for the 20th most singles wins in a season in school history while tying for 21st in singles winning percentage (.800)
  • Scored an 8-4 victory at #2 doubles in the Landmark Conference championship match at Goucher on May 5
  • Was 7-2 at #5 singles, 4-1 at #4 singles, and 1-0 at #3 singles
  • Won last eight decisions in singles play during the spring including a straight set win in against Juniata in the Landmark Conference semifinals on May 2 at the Royal Courts

Sophomore Year (2016-17)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Earned All-Landmark Conference Second Team honors in singles play, going 13-2 playing primarily in the number five spot in the lineup
  • Did not lose a match after a defeat on the teams Spring Break trip on March 12 vs. Hobart, taking his final nine matches on the year
  • Took back-to-back three-set victories at Goucher and Catholic on April 8th and 9th, helping Scranton win both matches on the road
  • Went 8-3 in doubles for the year, playing in the number three position with either Charles Swope or Christian Aksu
  • Won five straight matches with Aksu during the Landmark Conference 

Freshman Year (2015-16)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Had a strong first season in the program, posting a 13-4 record in singles action for the year.
  • Rattled off nine straight wins to end the regular season, all of which were in straight sets in the number five spot in the lineup.
  • Posted a 7-1 record in Landmark Conference play for the year, winning his final seven matches in league play after dropping his first against Goucher on Apr. 9.

 Honors/Awards

  • Landmark Conference Senior Scholar Athlete (2019)
  • All-Landmark Conference Second Team singles (2017, 2019)
  • All-Landmark Conference Second Team doubles (2018, 2019)
  • CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team (2019)
  • University of Scranton Athlete of the Week (April 23, 2018; April 15, 2019)
  • Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2017, 2018, 2019)

High School/Personal

  • Son of Carolee and Tom Harkins