Sacred Heart Student-Athlete of the Week

Fairfield, CT - Graduate Student Christopher Connelly (Medford, NY) of the cross country team was named the Sacred Heart Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of September 16th through 22nd.

Connelly took home the individual title at the 36th Annual Father Leeber S.J. Invitational at Fairfield University on Saturday afternoon as the Pioneers finished fourth as a team in the six team race.  Connelly earned his first career individual title on Saturday, besting the field with a time of 26:07.98.  Connelly picks up his second top-five finish in as many races this season.  He finished third at this race last season.