Connor excelled in football and baseball at Dowling Catholic High School. What he remembers most about his time at DCHS is the amazing support his team received during their championship run. “The staff, coaches, fans and parents totally united together to offer unwavering support. The experiences are ones I will cherish forever! There is nothing like
bringing home a State Championship for the Dowling family.”
Connor was a National Honor Society Member and on the Honor Roll all four years of high school. He served as a Student Ambassador and earned the Jack Wahlig Leadership Award during his freshman year.
Connor played two seasons at Iowa Western Community College where his team won the National Championship in 2012 and placed 2nd in the nation in 2013. He was an All-Conference and Academic All-American quarterback during 2013. He went on to Troy University where he earned a football athletic scholarship for 2013-2015. He earned both a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science Degree at Troy University.
Connor works as the Program Coordinator of the Annual Fund at the University of Arizona Athletics Department and is engaged to be married to Erin Simpson in January 2019.