Defensive Lineman
Height 6'4"
Weight 255
Year Senior
Hometown Canandaigua, N.Y.
High School Canandaigua Academy
Major Economics
Experience 3 Letters
School: CC
Birthdate August 20, 1995




Played in 35 career games with 19 starts as a defensive end … Made 47 total tackles, 5.5 tackles for loss, 2.0 sacks, broke up three passes, recovered a fumble, registered four quarterback hurries and blocked three kicks … Four-year letterwinner at defensive end.




CoSIDA Academic All-District nominee … Named to NFF Hampshire Society … Presented with the Maniatty-Remer Unsung Hero Award, which goes to the player whose role is not always obvious to the outside observer, but without his contribution, the team would not be as successful … Started nine of 10 games played as a senior defensive end … On year, totaled 22 tackles (eight solo), 4.5 tackles for losses, 1.0 sack and two quarterback hurries … Registered Columbia’s only safety of the season, a key tackle in the end zone against Cornell (Nov. 11) … Also on special teams, blocked a team-high three kicks and ranked No. 4 nationally in blocked kicks (3) … Made at least one tackle in all 10 games … Totaled two tackles, two quarterback hurries and blocked kick in season finale vs. Brown (Nov. 18) … Finished with three tackles at Cornell (Nov. 11) … Blocked field goal and made four tackles at Yale (Oct. 28) … Blocked key field goal and made three tackles in season opener vs. Wagner (Sept. 16).




CoSIDA Academic All-District nominee … Started and played in all 10 games as a junior defensive end … Concluded season with 22 tackles (seven solo), 1.0 tackle for loss, 1.0 sack for three yards, three pass breakups, two quarterback hurries and a fumble recovery … Finished with four tackles at Cornell (Nov. 12) … Made a career-high seven tackles with one sack, a quarterback hurry and pass breakup at Harvard (Nov. 5) … Made four tackles at Penn (Oct. 15) … Totaled three tackles and a pass breakup in the season opener vs. Saint Francis U (Sept. 17).




Played in eight games as a sophomore … Had one unassisted tackle vs. Dartmouth (Oct. 24) … Earned Dean’s List status.




Played in eight games as a first-year defensive lineman … Recorded two tackles on the season.




A 2014 graduate of Canandaigua Academy in Canandaigua, N.Y. where he played two years of varsity football for head coach Jeff Welch … Second Team All-New York State as a senior ... Two-time First Team all-league selection ... Two-time Second Team All-Greater Rochester selection ... First Team All-Monroe County selection … Named a Daily Messenger All-Star ... 2013 National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete and Principal’s Achievement Award recipient ... Recorded 33 tackles, two sacks and an interception on defense … Led the Braves to a 5-3 overall record and 5-1 league record as a senior … Led Braves to a 6-4 overall record as a junior … Earned eight letters in football, hockey and lacrosse ... Named football team captain as a senior ... Played offensive tackle and defensive end ... 2014 Canandaigua All-Tournament Team as a senior in hockey … Also involved in student government as class treasurer and class officer, along with volunteer work.




Born Connor Heeb on August 20, 1995 … Son of Gregory and Catherine Heeb … Frequent volunteer both in his hometown in New York City … Enrolled at Columbia College … Majors in Economics.

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