Two St. Rita Graduates Are Headed to the NFL

By: Howard Ludwig,

Two St. Rita High School graduates are off to meet the Detroit Lions.

Both Kenny Golladay , a wide receiver for Northern Illinois, and Pat O'Connor, a defesive lineman for Eastern Michigan University, were selected by the team in the 2017 NFL Draft. Golladay was taken in the third round — 96th overall. O'Connor was selected in the seventh round — 250th overall.