Orri grew up in Columbus, Ohio with a huge passion for sports. In high school, he was involved with sports year-round by playing soccer, doing play-by-play for basketball and playing and broadcasting baseball.
At Illinois, Orri has covered Illini athletics all four years he has attended Illinois. He has produced radio stories, wrote columns, hosted over 100 radio shows and podcasts and called a numerous amount of Illinois sporting events. He has called soccer, men's and women's basketball, baseball, softball and gymnastics. Orri also covered the English Premier League and 2018 World Cup as a Co-Site Expert and podcast host for The Top Flight on Fansided.
Outside of school, Orri enjoys spending his downtime with friends and family and exploring his numerous other interests. Whether it's sports, movies, music, video games or television, Orri is ready to give an insightful opinion about anything in a friendly and humorous manner to others or on Twitter.