Nearly 2,200 student-athletes across 22 sports honored for academic success
Over 2,000 student-athletes across 22 sports honored for academic success
Connolly's blast leads DePaul to longest winning streak since 2011
DePaul wins 11th straight game and goes to 10-0 in the BIG EAST with blowout win
DePaul opens critical three-game BIG EAST series with 7-6 win in opener of Saturday's doubleheader
2015 (Junior Season): Notched pinch-hit double versus Butler (5/2)... scored run, tallied putout at Georgetown (4/12)... had two assists and a hit versus Boise State (3/14)... scored two runs against Prairie View A&M (2/21)... recorded two putouts at UT Arlington (2/21)... laced a pinch-hit single versus McNeese State (2/15)... had a multi-hit game against Oklahoma (2/5)... made 41 appearances with nine starts earned.
2014 (Sophomore Season): Two-run single in BIG EAST Semifinals vs. Creighton (5/9)... two hits, two runs in series-opening 6-1 win over `Nova (4/26)... single, tied career-high with two runs scored at Creighton (4/19)... RBI double in 7-3 win at Creighton (4/18)... two-run single in 9-1 win over Georgetown (4/13)... two steals, run during weekend tourney at Charleston... tied for a team-high with two steals at the Titan Classic...
2013 (Freshman Season): Joined softball team after playing guard on women's basketball team... got first collegiate hit vs. New Mexico State... recorded first college run and RBI against Weber State... picked up her first collegiate double against Cal State Northridge... had two hits and two runs against Weber State, St. John's, Connecticut... first collegiate stolen base vs. New Mexico State... recorded five multi-hit games.
High School: A standout athlete in softball and basketball led the basketball team to the IHSA regional title in 2010 and 2011 and the softball team to the IHSA regional title in 2011... named to all-conference and academic all-conference teams for both sports in 2010, 2011, 2012... selectedto the IHSA All-State Academic Team in 2011-12... batted .450 in her senior season.
Personal: Daughter of DePaul softball coach Eugene Lenti and DePaul Hall of Fame softball player Kandace Lenti... has two sisters, Ali and Cate... Ali also plays softball at DePaul... major undecided.