|Date of birth||February 12, 1986|
|Place of birth||Dublin, Ohio, United States|
|Height||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|2005–2007||Ohio State Buckeyes|
|2008||New York Red Bulls||0||(0)|
|2008||United States U23||2||(1)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of November 12, 2014.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of October 27, 2012
Following his college career Brunner was selected 16th in the 2008 MLS SuperDraft by New York Red Bulls. He initially signed a senior contract, but when the Red Bulls signed Andrew Boyens, they tried to move him down to the developmental roster. However, Brunner refused to take the pay cut and left the team. He signed with Miami FC of the USL First Division of May 20, 2008. Brunner made his first appearance for Miami on June 14, 2008, when he came on as a substitute and played for five minutes.
He retired following the 2014 season.
Brunner is a gamer, and streams live gameplay under the pseudonym "Broomsweeper" on Twitch. As of 24 December 2014, he has over 8,400 followers and primarily plays Counter-Strike: Global Offensive on his channel.
- MIAMI, NICE Brunner signs with USL-1 club
- Brunner Makes First Appearance for Miami
- Prost Amerika Archived July 21, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
- The Official Site of U.S. Soccer - U-23 MNT