Dave O’Sullivan


Age: 42

Resides in: Somers Point

High school: Lacey Township, 1990

College: Pfeiffer (N.C.) University, 1994, B.A. in journalismdaveonline

Athletic background: Played varsity baseball at Lacey Township High School and Pfeiffer University; 20-plus years in summer league baseball, including the Jersey Shore League, U.S. Men’s Over-30 League and Men’s Senior Baseball League (Shore Division); volunteer assistant baseball coach at Vineland High School 2010-2012.

Professional background: I have been in the field of journalism since 1995, working for five different newspapers as a writer, photographer, copy editor and designer, winning three New Jersey Press Association awards for content and design.

Personal background: I come from a family of eight, with 17 nieces and nephews. Six of my seven siblings have earned college degrees and my brother, Paul, has been a high school history teacher for 27 years. Also, my maternal grandfather, John Dwyer, was born and raised in southern Ireland. My father, Mike, was a longtime journalist and once met John F. Kennedy, before JFK became president. My mother, Noreen, before raising eight children, once worked for the Saturday Evening Post.

Interests: Baseball (huge Phillies fan!), weight training, snowboarding, reading, photography.

2 Responses to Dave O’Sullivan

  1. kyle clayton says:

    Hey Dave,

    I love how you’re covering so many local sports teams! If there is anyway for FCA to partner with your paper now or in the future, please let me know!

    Here is a local video we just released about EHT Football: http://www.fcacapeatlantic.org/cc


    Kyle Clayton
    Area Director, FCA Cape Atlantic

  2. The 16th Annual Harry Vanderslice/Jack Davis Memorial Golf Tournament will take place on May 21st at Great Bay Country Club. Check in 12 noon,Shot gun start 1pm. Proceeds are used for scholarships of graduating seniors fo the OCHS football team and to support the football program. Any questions Valerie Davis @609 602-6725.

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