Connolly Named Spartan Athlete-of-the-Week
YORK, PA – Mike Connolly (Selden, N.Y./Newfield), left-fielder for the York College baseball team has been selected Spartan Athlete-of-the-Week for the week of March 22-28.
Connolly powered the Spartans to a perfect 4-0 week including a trio of Capital Athletic Conference wins with a twin bill sweep of St. Mary’s College of Maryland and Rowan University.
Connolly began the week with a 2-for-4 performance at St. Mary's. Along with the performance Connolly added three RBI and a run scored in the victory.
The Spartan senior followed that with a perfect 3-for-3 day in the game one win over St. Mary's in Saturday's doubleheader. He continued his torrid week with two hits and an RBI in the nightcap on Saturday.
Connolly closed out the week with a home run, three RBI and two runs scored in the win over Rowan.
For the week, Connolly hit .533 with two doubles, a home run, seven RBI, and four runs scored as York climbed over .500 for the second time this season.