- Was a two year letterman at John Hersey High School .
- Played baseball at Vernon College (Junior College) for two years and later transferred to University of Illinois in Chicago (UIC).
- Collegiate Awards & Honors: 2007 Vernon College Hitter of the Year, 2006 North Texas League All-Academic Team, 2009 All Horizon League team, Top 5 in 10 offensive categories, UIC Flames Team Captain.
- Brandon supervises and runs The Athletic Barn Speed & Strength program, using the same training techniques he went through at UIC.
- Brandon is also a Financial Advisor at BCH Wealth.