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UMD's Connolly up for ESPY Award

Former UMD hockey star Jack Connolly is a finalist for the ESPY Award: "Best Male Collegiate Athlete." Connolly won the Hobey Baker Memorial Award and was named the WCHA player of the year. The awards show takes place July 11.
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Former UMD hockey star Jack Connolly is a finalist for the ESPY Award: "Best Male Collegiate Athlete." Connolly won the Hobey Baker Memorial Award and was named the WCHA player of the year. The awards show takes place July 11.

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