Max O'Rourke
Max  O'Rourke


Rocklin, Calif.

High School:
Rocklin HS '15

Last College:
American River College

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 170




Fourteen Aggies earn All-Academic accolades

UC Davis fills up Big Sky’s annual award list


Aggies host Southern Utah in home finale

Pregame ceremony will honor program's 14 seniors; halftime event will feature Ken O'Brien as he becomes the first member of the Aggie Pride Wall


Max O'Rourke named to Fred Mitchell Award watch list

Sophomore is one of 41 student-athletes vying for national kicking award


Aggies celebrate Homecoming with rivalry victory

Golden Horseshoe trophy returns home thanks to thrilling game in front of fourth-highest crown in Aggie Stadium's history


Aggies drop heartbreaker to No. 10 Eagles, 41-38

UC Davis battles one of the top teams, and offenses in the nation in back-and-forth thriller

2017: FRED MITCHELL AWARD WATCH LIST… BIG SKY CONFERENCE FALL ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM… Played in all 11 games as a sophomore transfer… Served as the team’s primary field goal and PAT kicker… Finished 46-47 in point after attempts and 8-11 in field goals… Led the team in points with 70, including a season-high 12 points versus North Dakota… Went 7-7 in field goals from 20-29 yards… His longest field goal came during the Homecoming game against Cal Poly at 31-yards and proved to be the winning point-margin… Kicked off twice, one for 65 yards against Southern Utah and another for 27 yards at Sacramento State.

AMERICAN RIVER COLLEGE: First-team All-Nor-Cal League pick as a redshirt freshman... Finished 9-for-13 in field goals, 36-for-42 in PATs for 63 points... Also saw time at quarterback, completing 6 of 7 passes for 51 yards and a TD against CCSF... Helped team to 10-3 record and state championship... Played for head coach Jon Osterhout.

BOISE STATE: Redshirted in 2015.

ROCKLIN HS '15: Twice earned All-Sierra Foothill League first-team honors, first in the ATH category (2013) then as a kicker (2014)... Played for head coach Greg Benzel... Set school records for passing rating, field goals and touchbacks... Voted MVP of Great American Rivalry Series... Hit 6-for-8 in field goals with a long of 45 yards, and compiled 38 touchbacks on kickoffs in 2014... Completed 85 of 137 passes for 1,429 yards and 14 touchdowns in six games that year... Suffered a season-ending thigh injury in October, later discovered to be caused by a non-cancerous tumor in his leg... Became one of the area's most inspirational stories, as he went from a wheelchair to seven weeks in crutches to making an emotional return to the Thunder basketball team... Selected as school's Male Athlete of the Year... Graduated with 4.2 grade-point average, earning National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame Scholar Athlete Award.... Also played for volleyball team as a freshman and a junior.

PERSONAL: Born in Antelope, Calif.... Parents are Michael & Erin O'Rourke... Coached for Rocklin Little Thunder Basketball Camp and Rocklin Jr. Thunder Football... Volunteered over 200 community service hours at RHS.

Year GP FGM-FGA PCT 01-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Long BLK XP-XPA PTS
2017 11 8-11 .727 0-0 7-7 1-2 0-2 0-0 31 1 46-47 70
Totals 11 8-11 .727 0-0 7-7 1-2 0-2 0-0 31 1 46-47 70