Year: Senior
Hometown: Duxbury, Mass.
High School: Duxbury HS
Experience: 3 Letters


  • Recipient of Betty Smith Scholarship Fund (2010)
  • Recipient of Betty Smith Scholarship Fund (2009)

Spring 2011: Competed in all four spring events with spring finish came at the spring-opening JMU Invitational, where she shot a 16-over 232 and tied for 49th individually...finished top-35 in the ACC with an average of 77.73 in 26 rounds.

Fall 2010: Competed in all five tournaments in the fall for the Cougar Classic, improved in each round, carding scores of 77, 75 and 72 to finish tied for 37th at William K. Warren Invitational, finished with a team-best 233, tied for 21st.

Spring 2010: Participated in all six spring tournaments...tied for 17th at the Hoya Women's Invitational, her best finish of the spring...earned one top-20 finish...averaged a 79.06 in 17 rounds of golf.

Fall 2009: Competed in all five fall tournaments...earned a third-place finish at the Spider Invitational with a 3-over 147 helping Maryland to its first title of the season...hit a low round 71 at the Palmetto Intercollegiate...finished top-20 in the conference averaging 75.14 per round.

Spring 2009: Played in two events, finishing with a scoring average of 80.8...tied for 29th place at the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship, shooting rounds of 84-82-76...shot a 243 at the Canes & Cardinals Classic...low round for the season was the 5-over 76 in the final round of the ACC Championship. Fall 2008: Played in three of five events during fall of her sophomore year...low rounds were back-to-back 81s, shot at the Spider Fall Invitational, where she tied for 42nd at 162...finished with 84.0 scoring average in eight rounds.

Fall 2008: Competed in three events for Maryland...recorded a low round 81 at the Spider Fall Invitational tying for 42nd.

Spring 2008: Second on the team in scoring average in spring events at 77.7...finished full 2007-08 season third on the team in scoring at 77.9...score counted toward team total in 78 percent of of three players to finish all 27 competitive rounds in 2007-08...low-18 of the year was 71 in the first round of the Cuthbert Cup...tied for third there with teammate Kelly Calkin (71-74--145)...led Terps in scoring at Lady Seahawk with 77-75-79--231 and a tie for 35th...went 78-79-78--235 to place 36th at ACC Championships.

Fall 2007: Finished fourth on the team in scoring average at 78.1...had 4 of her 14 rounds at 75 or better...63 percent of her rounds counted toward the team score...had a top-20 finish with T-15 at the Nittany Lion Fall Invitational (77-81-76--234) team result came in her collegiate debut, when she tied for team-high honors with a T-27 finish at the Cougar Classic (74-75-73--222), matching the 54-hole score of Kelly Calkin...her final-round 73 in that event stands as her best 18-hole score to date.

Before Maryland: Two-time state golf champion at Duxbury HS... team captain as junior and senior seasons for golf team...two-time all-star and MVP in ice hockey...was team captain for ice hockey squad as a senior.

Personal: Parents are Kerin and Mark Connolly...oldest of four children, siblings are Colleen, Briana and Cory...undecided as of yet on a major...enjoys playing ice hockey...says her outgoing personality is a plus.

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