Enters 2014 with at least one catch in 17 straight games.
2013 (Junior): Started 10 games and appeared in all 11 ... led team in receiving yards (445) ... tied for team lead in receptions (33) and touchdown catches (3) ... at least one reception in all 11 contests ... eight straight multi-catch games to end season ... season-high eight receptions ... career-best eight catches for career-best 129 yards vs. Holy Cross ... ranked 35th on Bucknell’s single-game receiving yards list ... became 40th different Bison player with 100 receiving yards in a game ... completed a 23-yard touchdown pass against nationally ranked Fordham ... one kickoff return vs. VMI ... one tackle vs. Holy Cross ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2012 (Sophomore): Saw action in all 11 games, starting five ... earned starts against Lafayette, Harvard, Lehigh, Colgate and Fordham ... second on team in receptions (27) and yards (395) ... 14.6 yards per catch led squad ... had a season-best 55-yard reception against Lafayette ... five receptions of at least 30 yards ... season-best six catches and 87 yards vs. Colgate ... six receptions for 58 yards and one touchdown during 2013 spring game.
2011 (Freshman): Appeared in six games, all in latter part of season ... made season debut Oct. 8 vs. Lehigh ... caught two passes at Harvard, one at Lafayette and one in season finale at Colgate ... all four catches came on the road ... totaled 63 receiving yards ... longest catch of year (30) was in a snowstorm at Lafayette ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
Flower Mound High School: Lettered in football and basketball as a junior and senior ... football team captain as a senior ... earned team’s Fighting Heart Award for leadership and work ethic ... two-time First Team All-District 8 wide receiver ... First Team All-Texas 5A as a senior ... had 53 catches for 1,219 yards and 18 touchdowns as a senior ... most receiving touchdowns in North Texas ... 1,549 all-purpose yards ... returned punts and kickoffs ... had a school-record 97-yard receiving touchdown ... served as holder for extra points and field goals ... All-Academic 5A District in basketball as a junior.
Personal: Joshua Alexander Brake ... born Oct. 29, 1992 in Portland, Ore. ... son of Donnie and Beth Brake ... has two siblings, D.L. and Caleb ... father played professional basketball in France ... majoring in psychology and religion ... represented Bucknell in Mexico with Athletes in Action in May 2014.