LANCASTER, Pa. - Franklin & Marshall's Jim Connolly was named the Centennial Conference (CC) Offensive Player of the Week for men's soccer, announced by the league office on Tuesday. The honor was the first of the season for the Diplomats and the first of Connolly's career.
Connolly (Wilmington, Del. / Charter School of Wilmington) started out 2018 strong with a goal and three assists during the Diplomats' 2-0 opening week. The senior forward tallied the 59th-minute game-winner against LVC in a 3-2 victory on Saturday and followed with a two-assist effort in the team's 2-0 blanking of Whitworth on Monday evening.
F&M returns to the field on Saturday, hosting No. 14 Washington & Lee on Tylus Field at 1:00 p.m.