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 SELECTION... BIG SKY CONFERENCE ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM... Played in all 11 games as a sophomore transfer... Finished hit 46 of 47 extra point attempts and eight of 11 field goals... Led the team in points with 70, including a season-high 12 versus North Dakota (9/30)... His 31-yard field goal in the Aggies' Homecoming game/Battle for the Golden Horseshoe against Cal Poly (10/28) was the margin of victory that night.

AMERICAN RIVER COLLEGE (2016): 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... Led team to a 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 (2013 and '14)... Played for head coach Greg Benzel... Set school records in passing rating, field goals and touchbacks... Voted MVP of the Great American Rivalry Series... Finished 6 of 8 field goals, with a long of 45 yards, and earned 38 touchbacks 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, 2015, and later discovered it was caused by a non-cancerous tumor... Became one of the area's most inspirational stories with his recovery: at first, he could only move around by using a wheelchair, but within seven weeks, he received an emotional welcome by fans when he returned to athletic competition as a member of the Thunder's basketball team... Named Rocklin High School Male Athlete of the Year... Graduated with 4.2 grade-point average, earning National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame Scholar Athlete Award... Also played for RHS' volleyball team as a freshman and a junior.

PERSONAL: Born in Antelope, Calif.... Parents are Michael and Erin O'Rourke... Served as a coach for Rocklin Little Thunder Basketball Camp and Rocklin Jr. Thunder Football... Invested over 200 hours of 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