Conor Lynch
Conor Lynch
Title: Quarterbacks Coach/Passing Game Coordinator
Phone: (503) 370-6822
Email: clynch@willamette.edu
Year: 1st
Degree: BA, Chemistry, Carleton College '14

Conor Lynch recently completed his first season with the Bearcats in the fall of 2018 as the offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach. Entering 2019, Lynch is the quarterbacks coach and passing game coordinator, with new Head Coach Isaac Parker serving as the offensive coordinator.

Prior to joining the Bearcats, Lynch was an assistant coach for the St. Olaf College (Minn.) football team during the 2017-18 academic year. He coached tight ends during the fall season and worked with wide receivers in the spring. Lynch was the co-offensive coordinator and the team's starting quarterback with the Asane Seahawks in the Norwegian Football League. He also was the offensive coordinator of Asane's U-17 team. He began his coaching career as an assistant football coach at Carleton College (Minn.) from April, 2015 through January, 2017. While coaching at Carleton, he worked with quarterbacks in 2015 and coached wide receivers in 2016.

From 2015 through 2017, Lynch also worked for Valspar in the corporate polymer lab in Minnesota. He was the lead chemist for the North American electro-coating polymer researh and development lab during his last year with the company.

Earlier, Lynch was a four-year starter and a four-year letterwinner as a quarterback at Carleton for the 2010 through 2013 seasons. He also served as a team captain. He was known for his dedication, self-motivation, teamwork and perseverance. While attending Carleton, he was an assistant coach at South Salem High School during the summer months. He graduated from Carleton in 2014 with a bachelor's degree and a major in Chemistry.

Following his graduation, Lynch was the starting quarterback for the Berlin Rebels in the German Football League from June through September of 2014. While in Berlin, he coached the Junior Berlin Rebels.