Conner is a soccer enthusiast hailing from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Conner's love for the sport began at the age of 5. He quickly made a name for himself in the youth soccer scene, playing for Century United before joining the Pittsburgh Riverhounds Development Academy ECNL team. This opportunity allowed him to train and play alongside professional players, shaping him into the skilled player and coach he is today.
Conner went on to play for York College of Pennsylvania Spartans before transferring to Coastal Carolina University, where he shifted his focus to coaching. He coached the Conway Tigers High School Boy's Soccer team while playing club soccer with the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers Club Soccer Team.
Conner then transferred to Clemson University, where he played for the men's club soccer team, leading them to two successful seasons in the NIRSA Region II League and a national appearance in the 2022-2023 season. He also coached the Laurel Highlands Middle School Boys' team, guiding them to an undefeated season in 2017. Conner's passion is to empower young players with training habits and tips that will take their careers to the next level.