2008: Named Patriot League Rookie of the Year...named to the All-Patriot League first team...started in all 19 games...led team with eight goals...second on team with three assists...tied for first on team with 19 points...tied for eighth on the Holy Cross single-season goals record list...named Patriot League Rookie of the Week twice (9/22 & 10/28)...scored her first career goal in second career game against St. Francis (8/29)...recorded first career assist against UMass (9/14)...scored two goals in the 3-1 win over Wagner (9/21)...scored the only goal in the 1-1 double overtime tie with American (10/24)...scored a goal against Fairfield (9/19), Lehigh (10/4), Harvard (10/20), American (10/24) and Navy (10/26)...57 shots are fourth in Patriot League, 3.50 shots per game are fifth...tied for third in League with 19 points...fourth in League with 1.06 points per game...tied for second with eight goals...fourth with 0.42 goals per game.
Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity soccer team at Londonderry H.S. in Londonderry, N.H., for head coaches Paul Cleary and Jim Tremblay...team captain...set the school record for most career games started and played with 68...her 39 assists are ranked second on the school’s all-time career list, while her 60 points are also second...led the team in scoring twice...scored 21 career goals...led a defense that had 11 straight shutouts...earned NHIAA Division I All-New England honors, while she was a four-time NHIAA Division I Class L All-State first team selection...named the team Offensive MVP and Defensive MVP...received the Coaches Award...school’s athlete of the week twice...earned Varsity Magazine All-New England accolades...Varsity Banquet recipient MVP...team made the Final Four...member of the Seacoast United Soccer Club...five-year member of the New Hampshire Olympic Development Program team...three-time Super Y New England Regional Team selection...invited to the first ever Nike Friendlies...three-time attendee of Super Y National Camp...Lion’s Cup Twin State Choice...selected to the Super Y Northeast Regional team and to the Super Regional pool...team was the Super Y League Northeast Finalists and appeared in the Super Y League National Championships...team won the New Hampshire state championship three times...PDA U-17 Elite Division champions...U.S. Club Region A U-16 champions...also a member of the indoor and outdoor track and field teams...holds the indoor long jump school record and member of school record holding 4x200m relay team...member of Student Council...NHIAA All-Scholastic Student-Athlete.
Personal: Daughter of John and Laurie Donnelly...has two brothers, Matthew and Sean...her uncle John Silva attended Holy Cross.
Donnelly's Career Statistics Season GP-GS G A Pts Shots GWG 2008 19-19 8 3 19 57 1 Career 19-19 8 3 19 57 1