UC Davis treats fans to a preview of 2012 season with strong play on both sides of the ball
2012:Came off the bench in 10 games at tight end...
2011: Played in eight games as a reserve tight end... Served mainly in blocking packages and did not record any stats.
2010: On roster, did not play.
HILMAR HS '09: Captured All-Western Athletic League and all-division as a senior... Also named Most Valuable Lineman and garnered Ironman Team award... Helped lead Yellowjackets to 12-1 ledger and Sac-Joaquin Section Division 6 title... Won Coaches' Award in track & field, advancing to section finals in shot and discus.
PERSONAL: Born in Louisville, Ky.... Majoring in food science... Parents are Daniel and Christine O'Brien... Lists Christine, a UC Davis alumna, as his non-sports hero... Career highlights were winning the section title in 2008, then playing in Rotary All-Star Game.