Brian Hennessy is in his 14th year at Clemson and serves as a senior associate director of athletic communications. The Clemson, S.C. native also worked as a student and graduate assistant in the athletic communications office for six years (1995-00).
Hennessy is responsible for all athletic communications operations for baseball and is a secondary contact for football. He has written and edited the baseball guide (1998-00,03-14) and football guide (2002-14). He has received numerous honors from CoSIDA, including a No. 4 national ranking for his 2000 baseball guide, No. 2 national ranking for his 2005 baseball guide, No. 7 national ranking for his 2009 baseball guide and No. 1 national ranking for his 2014 baseball guide. The 2005 baseball media guide cover was rated No. 1 in the nation as well.
Hennessy, who also has been responsible for layout and editing of the football gameday programs since 2002, teamed with Tim Bourret to rank No. 2 in the nation for the 2008, 2012 and 2013 football program series.
He graduated from Clemson with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering (‘98) and later received a master’s degree in transportation engineering (‘00). He also graduated from Daniel High School (‘94), where he played baseball and basketball. He was born Jan. 6, 1976 in Woodbury, N.J.