Made the switch from tight end to left tackle before his senior season at San Diego State, earning second-team All-Mountain West honors in his lone year at the position. He played in 54 consecutive games and was named SDSU’s offensive lineman of the year.
A two-year letterwinner at Valley Center High. Selected first-team all-CIF, first-team all-Valley League, first-team all-North County and second-team all-state as a senior. Brunskill was a team captain as a senior. Also played volleyball, lacrosse and was on the wrestling team.