|Hometown:||North Andover, Mass.|
|High School:||Central Catholic|
Before Holy Cross: Attended Central Catholic H.S. in Lawrence, Mass., as she was a member of the varsity cross country and track and field teams…her outdoor track track and field team won the 2008 state championship and the 2008 and 2009 MVC titles…she earned All-Conference accolades for outdoor track and field…she won the 2008 Raider award for cross country…earned High Honors between 2007-2010.
Personal: Daughter of James and Rosemarie Connolly…her father graduated from Holy Cross (Class of 1984), while her mother also graduated from Holy Cross (Class of 1985)…her mother was a member of the Holy Cross soccer team…has two brothers, James and John, and two sisters, Theresa and Helen…her uncle Mark Connolly graduated from Holy Cross (Class of 1987) and was a member of the track and field team, while her aunt Rebecca Connolly also graduated from Holy Cross (Class of 1988) and was on the track and field team.