Feb 07, 2019
WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College senior co-captain Nick O'Connor, who leads the NESCAC in conference-only scoring, was named a semifinalist for the 19th Joe Concannon Award on Thursday.
O'Connor has 13 goals and 10 assists for 23 points to rank third in the NESCAC in overall scoring. He ranks third in the league in goals, tied for seventh in assists, tied for sixth in power play points (4 goals, 3 assists), tied for second in power play goals (4), and tied for second in game-winning goals.
In conference-only scoring, O'Connor ranks first in points (7 goals, 10 assists, 17 points), third in assists, and tied for fifth in goals.
O'Connor will reach 100 career games played this weekend. He has 34 goals and 37 assists for 71 points. The Mules play at Trinity College at 7:30 p.m. Friday and then face-off against Wesleyan University at 3 p.m. Saturday.
Greg Osborne '07 was the last Colby player to earn the Concannon Award in 2007.
Concannon Award Semifinalists
Assumption: Dante Tomassini, senior, defenseman
Babson: Nick Rosa, sophomore, forward
Bowdoin: Cody Tedesco, senior, forward
Colby: Nick O'Connor, senior, forward
Curry: Zachery White, senior, forward
Endicott: Tommy Besinger, senior forward; Carter Horwitz, senior, defenseman; Daniel Kucerovy, senior, forward
Fitchburg State: Nick DiNicola, senior, forward
UMass-Boston: Nick Albano, sophomore, defenseman; Bailey MacBurnie, junior, goalie; Nolan Redler, senior, forward
New England College: Carlos Fornaris, senior, forward
U. New England: Ryan Bloom, junior, forward; Brady Fleurent, senior, forward
Plymouth State: Michael Covach, senior, forward
Salve Regina: Danny Eruzione, sophomore, forward
Suffolk: Mikhail Bryan, senior, defenseman
Trinity: Liam Feeney, junior, defenseman
Wesleyan: Walker Harris, junior, forward; Chad Malinowski, senior, defenseman; Tim Sestak, junior, goalie
Western New England: Matt O'Dea, senior, forward
Williams: Marcus Mollica, senior, forward
Worcester State: Mike Moran, senior, forward