Matt Connolly Earns Great Northeast Athletic Conference Honors

Oct. 20, 2010

NASHUA, NH-For the third week in a row, a member of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth's men's golf team has been honored by the Great Northeast Athletic Conference.

Sophomore Matt Connolly (Lynnfield, MA/Lynnfield HS) has been named GNAC Golfer of the Week. Junior Nick Jagoe (Westport, MA/Westport HS) has been named GNAC Golfer of the Week of the Corsairs was honored in each of the last two weeks.

Connolly led the Corsairs last week, shooting a 78 and finishing second a t the UMass Dartmouth Invitational Sunday as UMass Dartmouth finished second overall.

"It's great to have Matt and the team recognized," said UMass Dartmouth Head Coach Joel Baptista. "Matt worked hard on his game over the summer and continues to do so in practice. The results have shown in competition and this honor is well deserved. He is by far our most improved player this season."

The Corsairs will return to action when they travel to the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Championships October 30th and 31st.