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Sat out in 2018, then saw some action as a reliever in 2019.

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: Majoring 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



*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide

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