2014: Named as a Second Team Preseason D3 All-American by Beyond Sports Network (BSN)…Enters the season two yards shy of 1,000 career rushing yards.
2013: Started in all nine games at fullback…Led team with 55 receptions, 517 receiving yards, eight receiving touchdowns and five rushing touchdowns, scored a team high 80 points on 13 touchdowns and one 2-point conversion…Rushed 71 times for 478 net yards…Averaged 112.6 all-purpose yards per game…Rushed for a career high 161 yards on 17 carries vs. Coast Guard…Recorded career highs in receptions (8) and receiving yards (96) at Maine Maritime…Scored a career best three touchdowns vs. Fitchburg State…Earned NEFC First Team honors…Named as team’s Co-Offensive Player of the Year.
2012: Started in all 10 games at fullback…Had 53 carries on the season for 292 yards and three touchdowns…Caught 24 passes for 207 yards and four touchdowns…Also had one kick return for 13 yards…Amassed 13 total tackles (9 solo) on special teams…Recorded a season high 74 rushing yards at Salve Regina, and season high 10 carries vs. Westfield State…Collected season best 58 receiving yards on five catches vs. Nichols…Earned NEFC All-Boyd Division First Team honors.
2011: Started in all 10 games at fullback...Had 36 carries on the season for 228 yards and one touchdown…Recorded 10 receptions for 137 yards and one touchdown…Also had three kick
returns for 41 yards...Recorded season high 50 yards on six carries at Nichols...Collected season best 50 receiving yards on two receptions vs. Plymouth State...Named as Team Offensive Rookie of the Year.
High School: Shairs is a 2011 graduate of Gloucester High School…Played football for three years for Coach Paul Ingram and played basketball for three years for Coach Billy Cahill…Football team won three State Championships...Football honors included: Northeastern All-Conference Linebacker (2009), Team MVP (2010), Northeastern Conference Offensive MVP (2010), Super 26 All-State Team, Boston
Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic.
Personal: Son of John and Jennifer Shairs…Major: Criminal Justice…Member of the Class of 2015.