4 Chris Dennen
4 Chris Dennen
Height: 6-1
Weight: 170
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bronxville, NY
High School: Bronxville
Position: M

2011: Team captain… One of only four players to start all 17 games… Third on the team with three assists… Scored the only goal in victory over Harvard… Recipient of the team’s Walter Leemann Trophy, awarded to the senior member of the varsity team who, by sportsmanship and team play, upholds the ideals of former coach Walter Leemann.

2010: One of only three players to start all 17 games... Helped anchor a defense that posted four shutouts and allowed one goal or less nine times... Assisted on the game-winning goal against Cornell.

2009: Recipient of the Frank Dunne Award as Yale’s most improved player… Started 15 games after starting four in his rookie year… Scored the game-winning goal with 13 seconds left to lift the Bulldogs to a 4-3 victory over Cornell.

2008: Appeared in 14 games... Scored his first career goal against Cornell... Made his first career start against Quinnipiac.

Before Yale: Bronxville High School's all-time assists leader with 66... Named all-state as a senior... Four-time all-league selection... Chosen all-section three times... Two-time team most valuable player... Led the section in assists as a senior... Scored 15 goals and added 22 assists in 2007... Finished his career with 44 goals... Helped lead Bronxville to two league titles... Team reached Section 1 finals in 2006 and 2007... Played club soccer for the Yonkers United Tornadoes, which won the 2007 State Cup and captured the 2006 Dublin Cup... Captained the Bronxville basketball team and earned all-league honors.