Took advantage of every opportunity on the court, hitting 4-for-5 field goals on the season ... saw first action in second game of the year with two minutes versus Vermont ... got a chance to play in Alaska against Central Michigan ... also saw brief time at Notre Dame ... hit the first shot he took, draining a three-pointer at Albany ... fired up a trio of triples against Princeton in the home final, canning two for a season-high six points ... also snared his only rebound of the year against the Tigers ... sank a long jumper while playing a season-high five minutes at Cornell.
Three-time letterwinner at Sacred Heart Prep for coach Tony Martinelli ... captained the team as a senior, helping the Gators defend their WBAL League and CCS Division IV titles with a record of 25-3 ... team was 23-6 as a junior ... named team MVP, All-NorCal Division IV and all-metro honorable mention as a senior when he scored 15. 3 points per game ... also selected the WBAL MVP and First Team All-San Mateo County that year ... Second Team All-WBAL and honorable mention all-county as a junior ... National Merit Commended Scholar.
Full name is William Turner McConnell, whose nickname ought to be "Bootstrap" ... born on Nov. 7, 1992 to Tom and Trish ... father is a member of the Class of 1976 and lettered in football his senior year ... has a twin brother, Reed, and a younger one, Cole, both of whom were teammates at Sacred Heart Prep ... Reed is a member of the UC Irvine basketball squad, meaning the two will be reunited in Alaska for the Great Alaska Shootout ... volunteered at St. Anthony's Food Kitchen ... thoughts of majoring in biology with an eye on a career in medicine.
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