• Played for head coach Dan Bauer at Beverly High School in Beverly, Mass.
• Served as team captain during his senior season.
• Earned All-State honors during his senior season.
• Named the Northeast Conference MVP in 2012, after earning All-Northeast Conference honors in 2010 and 2011.
• Chosen to the Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic teams.
• Helped lead the Panthers to a 13-0 overall record and the Division 2A state championship as a senior.
• Team also won the Division 3 state championship in 2010.
• Carried the ball 160 times for 1,496 yards and 18 touchdowns as a senior, in addition to catching 10 passes for 236 yards and four scores.
• Finished his career with 3,503 yards and 41 touchdowns on 423 carries, to go along with 38 receptions for 719 yards and 14 scores.
• Set school career records for points scored (380) and touchdowns (61).
• Also lettered in both lacrosse and track.
• Member of National Honor Society.
• Son of Tim and Anne Flaherty.
• Has two brothers (Bryan and Kevin) and one sister (Mary Cate).
• Father was a member of the football and track teams at Northeastern.
• Mother played basketball at Canisius.
• Has not yet declared a major.