Rumson-Fair Haven’s dual threat quarterback Michael O’Connor becomes the latest Shore Conference Division I commit as he gives a verbal to play at Colgate

Rumson-Fair Haven quarterback Michael O’Connor has been one of the Shore’s top dual threat quarterbacks.  The rising senior has committed to play Division I football in New York for Colgate University:

O’Connor ran for 1082 yards and 9 touchdowns for the Bulldogs last season averaging 7.5 yards a carry.  He was 56 for 88 through the air throwing for 557 yards with 13 TD passes and just 4 interceptions.  The signal caller was named to Shore Sports Zone’s All-Zone football team in 2015.


Shore Conference Division I commitments this summer

Jamal Beaty, Saint John Vianney OL – Rutgers

Micah Clark, Saint John Vianney OL – Rutgers

Anthony Lotti, Freehold Township safety – Penn

James McCarthy, Middletown South LB – Penn

Michael O’Connor, Rumson-Fair Haven QB – Colgate

Kenny Pickett, Ocean Township QB – Pittsburgh

Mike Ruane, Rumson-Fair Haven – UMass

Ja’Sir Taylor, Brick Township WR – Temple

Bryce Watts, Toms River North WR/DB – Rutgers