26 - Connor Magnusen
Connor Magnusen
Height: 6-2
Weight: 160
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Long Valley, N.J.
High School: West Morris Central
Position: Midfielder/Defender

Career Stats

As A Freshman (2011)
| Game-By-Game Stats

High School
As a senior was the captain and MVP of his team … named to the First Team New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) Group 3 All-Conference Team … also named to the Morris County Boys Soccer Coaches Association All Morris County Second Team; Soccer Coaches Association New Jersey (SCANJ) All State Third Team; New Jersey Star Ledger All-Morris County Team; and Morris County Daily Record All-Morris County Team … as a junior was named to the All Iron Hill Conference Honorable Mention list despite missing much of the season with an injury … helped guide his club team, the New Jersey Rangers Gladiators, to two consecutive trips to the USL Super-Y League National Championships in 2009 and 2010, and was named to the Super Y-League Olympic Development Program (ODP) Select Team in 2010 … also played basketball as a freshman along with soccer … Honor Roll student as a senior, and his GPA increased every year from when he was a freshman.

Personal
Born on May 18, 1993 … son of Robert and Denise Magnusen … has one sibling (Alyssa) … chose St. Bonaventure because of its sports broadcasting and communications program … lists Lionel Messi as his athletic role model, and his parents and Dick Vitale as his personal role models … his grandfather, James Pappas, played soccer and baseball for Seton Hall University; his uncle, Thomas Pappas, played soccer for Susquehanna University; and his other uncle, Andrew Pappas, played soccer for Rowan (then Glassboro) University ... is a huge college basketball fan … intends to major in Journalism and Mass Communication.