Bradley Kushner
Bradley Kushner
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mendham, N.J.
High School: The Lawrenceville School
Major: Molecular, cellular, and developmental biology
Residential College: Timothy Dwight

2012-13: Captained the Yale men's golf team for the 2012-13 season ... Led the team to victory at the Macdonald Cup, Princeton Invitational and Century Intercollegiate, and to second-place finishes at the Ivy League Championship, Adams Cup and Yale Spring Opener ... Awarded Academic All-Ivy honors ... Tied for second place individually at the Macdonald Cup ... Closed in third place at the Princeton Invitational ... Finished in fourth at the Big Five Invitational ... Tied for sixth at the Century Intercollegiate ... Tied for ninth place at the Adams Cup ... Tied for seventh at the Yale Spring Opener

2011-12: Elected to captain the men's golf team for the 2012-13 season ... Finished in sixth place at the Adams Cup ... Finished in fourth place at the Macdonald Cup ... Achieved several other top-15 finishes throughout the season.

2010-11: Finished in fourth place at the Ivy League Championship … Selected for first team All-Ivy … Represented the Bulldogs at all 10 tournaments of the season, including playing at the NCAA Virginia Tech Regional … Tied for 10th at the Macdonald Cup … Achieved five top-20 finishes and eight top-30 finishes through the season … Averaged 76.7 over his rounds with a low round of 69, shot at the Princeton Invitational.

2009-10: Played in all nine tournaments as a freshman…Finished tied for 10th at the Ivy League Championships…Finished in the top 10 four times…Best finish was tie for sixth at the Dartmouth Invitational…Finished seventh at the George Washington Invitational…Finished tied for ninth at the Caves Valley Spring Intercollegiate…Best round of the year was a 68 at the Princeton Invitational…Averaged 75.04 strokes per round, the second best on the team.

Before Yale:  Attended The Lawrenceville School in Lawrenceville, N.J., and played four years of varsity golf…Captained the team his junior and senior years and was the recipient of the Coach’s Award his sophomore year…Ranked No. 1 junior golfer in New Jersey by the Junior Golf Scoreboard during senior year…Advanced to the Semi-Final round of the 2009 Massachusetts Amateur…Won the 2008 Massachusetts Junior Amateur and named the 2008 Massachusetts Junior Player of the Year…Played varsity ice hockey for three years…Served as a member of the Student Council and resident advisor/prefect in Woodhull House in senior year…Academically, earned recognition as a member of The Cum Laude Honors Society and as an AP Scholar with Distinction…Awarded the Biology Prize at graduation. 

Personal: Member of Timothy Dwight College…Biology Major with a strong interest in Neuroscience and Medicine…Father, Michael, is a graduate of The University of Massachusetts at Amherst and New York University College of Dentistry…Mother, Linda, is a graduate of The University of Massachusetts at Amherst and New York University School of Law…Sister, Lauren, graduated from Bucknell University in 2009 and works in corporate marketing in New York City.