Mike O'Laughlin

Mike O'Laughlin
  • Position Tight End
  • Height 6'5"
  • Weight 230
  • Hometown Glen Ellyn, Ill.
  • High School Fenwick HS
  • High School Coach Gene Nudo



  • Played for coach Gene Nudo at Fenwick HS
  • Two-time all-state
  • Two-time all-conference and two-time Pioneer Press All-Area First Team
  • Team’s most valuable player
  • Tony Lawless Award (conference MVP)
  • Helped lead Fenwick to a 6-6 record and first round of the state playoffs
  • As a senior, he finished with 54 catches for 956 yards and 11 touchdowns
  • Averaged 18 yards per catch
  • Helped lead Fenwick to the Class 7A state semifinals as a junior
  • Finished with 54 catches for 939 yards and eight touchdowns
  • Three-star rating by ESPN, rivals and 247Sports
  • No. 13 player in Illinois and No. 17 tight end nationally by ESPN
  • No. 6 player in Illinois and No. 22 tight end nationally by rivals
  • No. 9 prospect in Illinois and No. 30 tight end nationally by 247Sports
  • Also offered by Cincinnati, Miami (Ohio), Ohio State, Toledo, Western Kentucky and Wyoming

Other Offers

West Virginia


Ohio State


Western Kentucky


Social Media

Recruiting Timeline

  • Signs NLI


    O'Laughlin signs National Letter of Intent.

  • Official Visit


    O'Laughlin officially visits West Virginia.

  • Verbal Commit


    O'Laughlin verbally commits to West Virginia.