|Born||Glasnevin, County Dublin|
|Height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|2005–||St Oliver Plunketts/Eoghan Ruadh|
He made his league debut for Dublin against Limerick on Saturday February 10 in Dublins first league win in 2007. Dublin won the game by a scoreline of 0-14 to 1-10. Ross made his championship debut for Dublin against Meath in the quarter final of the Leinster Senior Football Championship at Croke Park and played full back on the side which won the Leinster Senior football Championship on Sunday July 15. Ross was on Dublins winning team for the 2008 O'Byrne Cup winning team which defeated Longford in the final.
McConnell was sent off during the defeat to Cork in the 2010 All Ireland semi-final.