Chris Connolly Captain at BU

     This Boston University release which includes Chris Connolly of Duluth being named a co-captain for 2010-11. Chris is the older brother of Minnesota Duluth All-American center Jack Connolly:

BOSTON – The Friends of Boston University Hockey held their annual end-of-season banquet April 17 at George Sherman Union. The 2009-10 men’s ice hockey team was recognized and the yearly awards were handed out in addition to honoring the squad’s three-member senior class. Chris Connolly and Joe Pereira were announced as co-captains for the 2010-11 season, while David Warsofsky will serve as an assistant captain for next year’s team.

Junior Nick Bonino was the recipient of the George V. Brown Most Valuable Player Award and the Ed Carpenter Award, given annually to the player with the most points scored.

The Friends * Albert Sidd Unsung Hero Award was given to senior Zach Cohen and sophomore Ross Gaudet was named the team’s Most Improved Player. Pereira received the Bennett McInnis Memorial Award for Spirit.