Chase was a four year letterman at Darby. He was selected as a captain of the football team. He was a two-year starter at QB for the Panthers and led Darby to a 17-3 victory over Davidson in 2012. Chase attends Capital University where he is the QB for the football team.
In 2006, as the QB, Connor helped his team win the Ohio Division I State Football Championship. The following year Connor competed in the Inaugural Great American Rivalry game between Davidson and Darby where he was named Co-MVP. Upon graduation Connor attended the US Air Force Academy where he continued his football career and helped the Falcons to 4 consecutive bowl games!