UC Davis football alum leads Saarland Hurricanes to a 58-9 blowout win in season opener
Former Aggie signs with Germany’s Saarland Hurricanes
Senior captain is ready to help his teammates end the season on a positive note at Saturday's Causeway Classic
Join other UC Davis football fans at Athletics' pregame tailgate in Lot 7, which will begin at noon
Fourteen UC Davis seniors honored before the game; O’Brien becomes inaugural member of the Aggie Pride Wall during halftime ceremony
2016: Saw action in five games, earning the start at Southern Utah... Finished with 28 completed passes for 254 yards and two touchdowns... Went 23-45 in his start at SUU for 219 yards and a season-long 20-yard pass... Finished with an 99.88 pass efficiency.
LONG BEACH CITY COLLEGE: Member of Vikings' football team in 2013 and 2014... Completed 54.6 pct. of his passes as a sophomore for 1,385 yards and 11 touchdowns... Threw for a season-high 326 yards and 3 TDs against Chaffey College... Passed for 279 yards at Citrus College and opened year with 277 yards and 3 TDs in 44-27 victory over Moorpark College... Threw just four interceptions... Passed for 219 yards and a touchdown in six games as a freshman... Southern California Football Association Scholar-Athlete both years.
LAKEWOOD HS '12: Named All-Moore League first team and Offensive Player of the Year in 2011... Threw for 2,030 yards and 26 TDs... Tossed for a season-high 287 yards against Long Beach Jordan HS... Also threw for four TDs in that game as well as victory over Compton HS... Played previously at Palos Verdes HS where he threw for 1,149 yards and 4 TDs in 2010... All-Bay League first-team pick and Offensive Player of the Year in 2010... Finished with 448 passing yards and a touchdown as a sophomore.
PERSONAL: Born in Greenbrae, Calif.... Parents are Christopher and Jeri Dale... His older sister, Chelsea, played basketball at Colorado from 2007-11... Loves to write music although he admittedly says "I am a terrible singer"... Possesses career aspirations of being a physical therapist or doctor... His favorite show growing up was Rocket Power on Nickelodeon... He says you can take away everything he owns but his guitar... Non-sports hero is his dad... Career sports highlight was throwing two touchdowns during fourth-quarter comeback win against Mt. SAC.
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