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Brendan O'Leary-Orange
Brendan  O'Leary-Orange

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Toronto, Canada

High School:
Michael Power/St. Joseph HS

Last College:
Canada Prep Academy

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 205

Position:
Wide Receiver

Experience:
RS


04/29/2017

Cornwell leads Blue to win over Silver in spring game

Junior quarterback throws for 302 yards in the victory.

NEVADA
SOPHOMORE (2017) – Impressed during the team’s spring scrimmage, making 10 catches for 180 yards … Should find a larger role with the receiving corps in 2017.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2016)
– Saw time in six games as a redshirt freshman, making his collegiate debut in the win over Fresno State (10/8) … Played mostly on special teams coverage.

FRESHMAN (2015) - Did not see action … Redshirted … Member of Nevada’s 2015 Arizona Bowl victory team.

HIGH SCHOOL - A 2014 graduate of Michael Power/St. Joseph High School in Toronto ... Was a three-year letter winner in football, while also lettering in basketball, track and field and volleyball ... Was named to the Greater Toronto Area All-Star team, where he earned offensive MVP honors ... Was a two-year team captain at St. Joseph ... Also participated in the Ontario Varsity Football League as a member of the Etobicoke Eagles club team ... Was an executive member of Positive Leaders Among Youth (P.L.A.Y).

PERSONAL - Born Brendan Peter O'Leary-Orange ... Son of Doyle Orange and Margaret O'Leary-Orange ... Has two brothers, Daniel and Liam ... Father, Doyle, played football at Southern Miss, was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in 1974 and played for both the Toronto Argonauts and Hamilton Tiger Cats in the Canadian Football League ... Chose to attend Nevada because of the relationships, family environment and because it felt like home ... Also received interest from Cal and Oregon State ... Hobbies include art and volunteer work with P.L.A.Y ... Sports heroes are Kobe Bryant and his father … General studies major.


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