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Brian Hennessy

Position: Senior Associate Director of Communications (Football, Baseball)

Brian Hennessy is in his 18th 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).

He is responsible for all operations for baseball and is the secondary contact for football. He serves as coordinator of publications, including serving as editor of Orange The Experience magazine from 2015-18.

He has written and edited the baseball guide (1998-00,03-18) and football guide (2002-14,17,18). He has received numerous CoSIDA honors for his baseball guides, including No. 1 rankings in 2014 and 2017, No. 2 rankings in 2005, 2015 and 2016 and a No. 4 ranking in 2000.

Hennessy, who also has been responsible for layout and editing of the football gameday programs since 2002, teamed with Tim Bourret to rank No. 1 in the nation for the 2015, 2016 and 2017 program series and No. 2 in 2008, 2012 and 2013.

Hennessy coordinates photography for the department as well, including managing the staff photographers and digital photo library.

He graduated from Clemson in 1998 and later received a master’s degree. He graduated from Daniel High School, where he played baseball and basketball.