|Hometown:||Basking Ridge, N.J.|
2011: Appeared in
15 games, making seven starts … Recorded one goal for two
points … Totaled 14 shots on the season …
Scored the game-winning goal in the victory over Northeastern
(9/27) … Earned starts against George Mason (9/11),
Providence (9/14), Rhode Island (9/17), Lafayette (10/1), Colgate
(10/8), Bucknell (10/15) and Lehigh (10/22).
2010: Appeared in all 18 games, making 16 starts … Tied for the team-lead with three goals scored … Also registered two assists, and ranked second on the team with a total of eight points … Totaled 20 shots on the year … Collected his first collegiate goal against Dartmouth (9/4) … Scored a goal and added his first collegiate assist against Stony Brook (9/10) … Notched a goal against Albany (9/29) … Posted an assist against Bucknell (10/9) … Led the freshman class in points and goals scored.
BEFORE HOLY CROSS: Played four years of varsity soccer at Ridge High School ... Won team MVP award as a senior ... Captained team as a senior … Finished career with 28 goals and 10 assists, including 15 goals and eight assists his senior season ... Team won State Section Championship in 2009 … Named to the first team All-Skyland Conference (2009) … Second team All-State Central Division selection (2009) … Named to the second team All-Skyland Conference (2007) … Courier News first team All-Area selection (2009) … Played on the PDA club soccer team … 2008 U.S. Soccer Cup Finalists.
PERSONAL: Son of Bob and Jean O’Connell … Has one brother (Ryan) and one sister (Kristen) ... Majoring in History.
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