Connor McClelland named the BIG EAST Midfielder of the Week after four-goal season debut
Honors and Awards- 2017: BIG EAST All-Academic
2017 Season (Fr.): Played in 14 games for the Golden Eagles, securing 12 ground balls and causing four turnovers ... Grabbed two ground balls and caused a turnover in his first game against Ohio State (March 3) ... Recorded a ground ball and a caused turnover versus Detroit Mercy (3/5) ...Notched a caused turnover and a ground ball at Robert Morris (March 11) ... Secured three ground balls at Georgetown (March 25) ... Grabbed two ground balls at No. 7 Notre Dame (April 11) ... Secured a ground ball at Providence (April 15) ... Recorded a ground ball versus No. 4 Duke (April 22) Prior to Marquette: Spent a post-graduate year at Trinity-Pawling in New York after attending St. Michael’s College School in York, Ontario … Played lacrosse for one year at Trinity-Pawling and two year at St. Michael’s … Was named all-conference in the New England West 1 High School Lacrosse League at Trinity-Pawling in 2016 … Won a provincial championship with St. Michael’s in 2015 … Played with Team Ontario, with whom he captured box lacrosse national championships in 2009, 2011 and 2013 as well as a field title in 2015 … Played with Marquette midfielder Tanner Thomson while at St. Michael’s.
Personal: Born June 8, 1997 in Brampton, Ontario … Son of Caryl and Glenn McClelland … Has an older brother, Ryan, who played lacrosse at Colgate … Also has a sister, Courtney … Plans to major in advertising.