WORCESTER, Mass. – Following a pair of impressive performances, freshman Cal Connelly (Rochester, N.H. / Spaulding / Tilton) has been named the Worcester Area College Basketball Association (WACBA) Rookie of the Week.
Last week, Connelly averaged 16.5 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game while shooting 55.0 percent overall and 53.8 percent from downtown in a pair of games. The freshman posted 19 points, four rebounds and three assists in a one-point loss to Adelphi. He followed it up with 14 points and four rebounds at New Haven.
This marks the second straight week an Assumption player has earned the award, as Michael Speight (Morningside, Md. / Wise / Canterbury) won it last week. It is also the second time this season Connelly has earned WACBA Rookie of the Week honors. To view the full release, click here.