A sophomore at Tacoma Community College in 2012-13, Brandon will pitch at Washington in 2013-14. He was 1-2, 1.92 in 14 appearances in 2013, with five saves and 32 strikeouts in 28 innings. He was also a NWAACC academic all-star with a 3.44 grade-point average.
Brandon was 0-1 with a 6.54 ERA in 10 appearances as a TCC freshman in 2012, with 12 strikeouts in 11 innings.
A graduate of Mountlake Terrace High School in Lynnwood, Wash., he was a two-year letterman at MTHS, and also played for the Washington Wave summer team.