DePaul looks to salvage a split of Saturday's BIG EAST twin bill with Connolly back in the circle
Over 2,000 student-athletes across 22 sports honored for academic success
Unprecedented success in BIG EAST Conference highlights 2014 Athletics Department Banquet
Unprecedented BIG EAST success highlights 2013-14 Athletics Department Awards Banquet
BIG EAST champion faces James Madison Friday in NCAA Regional at Lexington, Ky.
Images from the Blue Demons during another run to the NCAA tournament.
CAREER HONORS & AWARDS
2014 (Junior Season):Two-run single in 9-1 win over Georgetown (4/13)... hit first career home run vs. St. John's (3/22)... batted .444 (4-for-9) to lead DePaul at the Titan Classic... earned first BIG EAST first career weekly honor roll nomination (3/16)... scored two runs during each of Blue Demons' first two weekends...
2013 (Sophomore Season): Went 1-for-1 against nationally ranked Texas and was 1-for-2 at Connecticut... scored a run against Weber State, Penn State, Northern Illinois and one in each game at Providence.
2012 (Freshman Season): Scored one run each against Seattle, UNLV, Georgia Tech, Winthrop, Delaware, Louisville, Georgetown and Northern Illinois... was a pinch-runner against USF in the BIG EAST Championship and against Massachusetts at the NCAA Regionals.
High School: Four-year letterwinner in softball and basketball... all-Girls Catholic Athletic Conference (GCAC) in softball and team captain in 2011... led the Wolfpack to an IHSA Regional title and into the state sectionals as a senior... led Wofpack girls basketball team to regional titles in 2008, 2010 and 2011... all-GCAC in basketball 2009, 2010 and team captain in 2011... GCAC All-Academic Team four years in softball... GCAC All-Academic Team four years in basketball.
Personal: Daughter of Eugene (DePaul softball coach) and Kandace Lenti (DePaul Academic All-American in softball)... has two sisters, Gena and Cate... Gena also plays softball at DePaul... planning to major in Accounting.