41 Ben Connelly
41 Ben Connelly
Height: 6-4
Weight: 210
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Winnetka, Ill.
High School: New Trier
Position: A
Major: American Studies
Dream Job: NBA player
Favorite Place on Campus: Hill Hall
Favorite Professional Athlete: Coach Uppgren
Favorite Pregame Meal: Angelinas
Hobbies: Reading, doing jokes with my friends
gp 12
p 46
g 33
a 13

2017 (Sophomore): Played in all 19 games for the Jumbos, tallying 30 goals and 17 assists for 47 points on the season....had multiple points in 14 of the 19 games he played....including three goals and an assist in a 16-13 win over Middlebury on March 10....had two goals and two assists in a tight 12-11 victory over Bowdoin on April 29...was a Second Team All-NESCAC selection, a Second Team All-NEILA selection, and an All-American Honorable Mention.

2016 (Freshman): Played in 7 games as a freshman as the team finished 20-3, won the NESCAC Tournament, and made it to the NCAA Tournament Championship...recorded his first career goal in a 25-5 win over Emmanuel on May 11. 

Before Tufts: Was on the basketball and lacrosse team at New Trier High School...was a First Team All-State selection for lacrosse in 2014 and 2015...was a US Lacrosse All-American in 2014 and 2015...was on the team that won the state championship in lacrosse in 2014 and 2015...was on the honor roll every semester of high school...was a member of the Spanish Honor Society.

Personal: Son of David and Nancy...has three siblings, Avery (29), Max (27) and Jack (23)...brother, Max, is a Special Olympics Gold Medalist...brother, Jack, was on the Johns Hopkins lacrosse team.

Recent Games
Mar 31 Connecticut Col. W, 11-8
Apr 4 at Williams W, 11-8
Apr 7 Wesleyan (Conn.) W, 14-10
Apr 10 at Endicott W, 12-11
Apr 14 Amherst L, 20-16
Apr 17 at Bates W, 20-12
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 12 8
Points 46 26
Goals 33 19
Assists 13 7
Man-up goals 2 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 15 13
Turnovers 15 8
Caused turnovers 7 5
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 102 66
Shooting percentage 32.4 28.8
Shots on goal 61 34
Shots on goal percentage 59.8 51.5
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Mar 4 at Hamilton W, 23-5 1 3 4 0 0 2 1 2 0-0 7 14.3 4 57.1
Mar 6 Keene St. W, 24-10 6 1 7 0 0 0 2 0 0-0 11 54.5 9 81.8
Mar 10 at Stevens W, 16-7 4 5 9 0 0 1 4 0 0-0 10 40.0 8 80.0
Mar 17 Colby W, 20-6 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 4 0.0 2 50.0
Mar 20 at Stevenson   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Trinity (Conn.) W, 16-14 4 1 5 0 0 5 0 2 0-0 11 36.4 4 36.4
Mar 25 Cortland W, 16-15 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0-0 11 18.2 7 63.6
Mar 31 Connecticut Col. W, 11-8 3 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 12 25.0 6 50.0
Apr 4 at Williams W, 11-8 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 5 20.0 4 80.0
Apr 7 Wesleyan (Conn.) W, 14-10 4 0 4 0 0 1 3 0 0-0 9 44.4 6 66.7
Apr 10 at Endicott W, 12-11 2 0 2 1 0 1 1 2 0-0 4 50.0 3 75.0
Apr 14 Amherst L, 20-16 2 1 3 0 0 2 1 1 0-0 9 22.2 4 44.4
Apr 17 at Bates W, 20-12 4 1 5 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 9 44.4 4 44.4
Apr 21 at Middlebury   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Bowdoin   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2015-16 7 - 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 5 20.0 1 20.0
2016-17 19 1 30 17 47 11 0 22 29 1 0-0 125 24.0 64 51.2
2017-18 12 12 33 13 46 2 0 15 15 7 0-0 102 32.4 61 59.8
Total 38 13 64 30 94 13 0 38 44 8 0-0 232 27.6 126 54.3
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 12 12 33 13 46 2 0 15 15 7 0-0 102 32.4 61 59.8
Conference 8 8 19 7 26 0 0 13 8 5 0-0 66 28.8 34 51.5
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 6 6 17 3 20 1 0 4 6 1 0-0 56 30.4 34 60.7
Away 6 6 16 10 26 1 0 11 9 6 0-0 46 34.8 27 58.7
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Wins 11 11 31 12 43 2 0 13 14 6 0-0 93 33.3 57 61.3
Losses 1 1 2 1 3 0 0 2 1 1 0-0 9 22.2 4 44.4
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March 7 7 20 11 31 1 0 9 7 4 0-0 66 30.3 40 60.6
April 5 5 13 2 15 1 0 6 8 3 0-0 36 36.1 21 58.3