12 Joseph Connolly
12 Joseph Connolly
Height: 6-2
Weight: 200
Year: 2013
Hometown: Portland, Maine
High School: South Portland
Position: Defender
Major: Criminal Justice

2012: One of just four Monks to start all 18 games…selected as a team captain…recorded a pair of assists with 16 ground balls and 15 caused turnovers…scooped up seven ground balls and three caused turnovers in a loss to Plymouth State on March 27th…dealt assists in victories over Emerson College and Rivier College…added three caused turnovers in a 9-4 triumph over Emmanuel College on April 11th.

2011: One of two SJC players to start all 18 contests…corralled 26 ground balls and forced 14 turnovers…scored his first NCAA goal in a 25-2 win over Rivier College on April 9th…added a career-best three caused turnovers in a win over Becker College on April 26th.

2010: One of just five players to appear in all 18 games…made 17 starts…registered 30 ground balls and 10 caused turnovers as a freshman defender.

High School: Played four years of varsity lacrosse for Mike Edgar and Tom Fiorini at South Portland High School, making playoffs 3 out of 4 years…garnered 2nd team All-conference twice and awarded All-Star team honors senior year.

Personal: Joseph Paul Connolly, born on September 4, 1990 in Portland, ME…son of Steven and Jo-Ann Connolly…majoring in Criminal Justice.