2009 Journalist


Ruairi O'Connor, Florida State University



Ruairi O'Connor is a senior outfielder at Florida State University. A native of River Forest, Ill., O'Connor is a team captain this season for the Seminoles. He appeared in 33 games a season ago with seven starts. O'Connor batted .300 with three doubles, two homers, 19 runs and eight RBI. He batted .296 in 2007 after missing all but two games in 2006 following surgery for a fractured wrist. Both of his parents attended Florida State. O'Connor has made ACC Academic Honor Roll each of the past two years. O'Connor is majoring in literature.



No Rest for the Weary (5/25/09)

Life After Baseball (4/8/09)

C-What? (3/23/09)

Early Season Adversity (3/11/09)

The Onset of Nostalgia (3/4/09)