Saw action as a reliever … in 4.0 innings pitched over three relief appearances and two active seasons, he had an 0-0 record and a 4.50 ERA while allowing four hits (.250 opponents’ batting average) and one walk with six strikeouts.
2021: Did not appear in a game.
2020: Received a redshirt from the NCAA with the season’s suspension on March 12 and cancellation due to a coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic … had an 0-0 record and 0.00 ERA in one relief appearance … in 2.0 innings pitched, he allowed two hits (.250 opponents’ batting average), no homers and no walks with one strikeout … pitched 2.0 innings in relief, allowing no runs and no walks with one strikeout against Presbyterian on March 10.
2019: Had an 0-0 record and a 9.00 ERA in two relief appearances … in 2.0 innings pitched, he allowed two hits (.250 opponents’ batting average) and one walk with five strikeouts.
2018: Redshirted as a member of the developmental squad … No. 93 freshman in the ACC in the preseason by Perfect Game.
Before Clemson: South Carolina South Atlantic Border Battle participant … region MVP as a senior … lettered two times in baseball at South Aiken High School, where he was coached by Bob Polewski.
Personal: Graduated May 6, 2021 with a degree in financial management … born Connor William O’Rear on Oct. 27, 1998 in Florence, S.C.
• Favorite hobbies – Traveling, watching movies and listening to music• Interesting facts about family/parents – His father, grandfather and great-grandfather are all chemical engineers• One fact that most people don’t know – Knew how to spell “Clemson” before he knew how to spell his own name• Favorite food or candy – Chicken alfredo• Proudest childhood accomplishment – Committing to play baseball at Clemson• Ideal vacation spot – Bali, Indonesia• Childhood hero – Chipper Jones• One person, living or dead, to eat dinner with – Elon Musk