Over 2,000 student-athletes across 22 sports honored for academic success
Connolly's blast leads DePaul to longest winning streak since 2011
Blue Demons honored for a 3.0 GPA or higher in 2012-13 academic year
Back-to-back home runs by Verdun and Coronado spark 13-2 win over Weber State
Two-run, bases-loaded single in last inning leads to 5-3 victory over UCF
2015 (Junior Season): Swiped a bag against Creighton (4/19)... pinch-hit, recorded putout versus Boise State (3/14)... went 1-for-2 in a start against Prairie View A&M (2/21)... scored winning run versus Missouri-Kansas City (2/20)... scored a run in a duel with Stephen F. Austin (2/13)... recorded two putouts and singled versus Oklahoma (2/7)... appeared in 29 games and earned two starts.
2014 (Sophomore Season): Scored in 9-1 BIG EAST semifinal win over Creighton (5/9)... swiped first bag of season in 5-0 win over Jacksonville on (2/8)... scored winning run in comeback 3-2 win over Kansas (2/16)... scored a pair of runs in three games vs. Georgetown (4/12-13)... appeared in 40 games with four starts... used primarily as a pinch-runner.
2013 (Freshman Season): Played in 39 games, almost exclusively as a pinch-runner... had eight stolen bases and scored 13 runs... scored first collegiate run vs. UCF... had first collegiate hit against St. John's.
High School: Led Eastern Regional to New Jersey Group IV title with a 22-4 record in her senior year and to the Group IV title as a sophomore... also led her team to the Olympic Conference title as a senior... All-Group IV selection and all-conference performer started in 93 consecutive games in her career... led the team in runs scored as a junior... also ran track for two seasons.
Personal: Daughter of Chris and Cheryl Chambers... father was a wide receiver at Temple... cousin Samuel Ellison was a 2012 Track & Field All-American and BIG EAST Outdoor Champion in the 800-meter run... has one brother, Cameron... majoring in Health Science.