2015: Played in all 10 games for the Colonels...Had 130 rushing attempts for a total of 525 yards...Averaged 4.0 yards per carry...Had a season long run of 42 yards...Caught 32 passes for a total of 282 yards...Scored two touchdowns on the season...
2014: Started in two games at both running back and punter before suffering a season-ending knee injury…Had 20 total rushing attempts for 51 total yards…Caught six passes for 21 total yards…Also punted 15 times for 568 total yards (37.9 yard average) with a long of 64 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 2016.