Connor Walsh
#1 Connor Walsh

Class Year: 2012

Position: WR

Height: 6-0

Weight: 200

High School: Westwood

Hometown: Westwood, Mass.

2011 season highlights: Connor, a captain, was on the All-NESCAC second team as a wide receiver. He was seventh in the conference in receptions per game (5.12) and ninth in receiving yards per game (53.0). He caught 41 balls for 424 yards and two touchdowns in his final season. Walsh finished his career with 1,282 receiving yards and five touchdowns, 344 yards rushing and three touchdowns, and he completed all three passes he tossed for 88 yards and two touchdowns. He also had 677 yards in kickokff returns and another 89 in punt returns. 2010 season highlights: Walsh tied a 38-year-old school record for catches in a game twice during the season by grabbing 11 balls in contests against Wesleyan and Tufts. Walsh was first on the Mules in receptions with 55 and second in receiving yards (532). He caught three touchdowns and had a 9.7-yard average per catch. Connor was second in the NESCAC in receptions per game (6.88) and eighth in all-purpose yards (111.0). 2009 season highlights: Connor was fourth on the team in receiving with 21 catches for 182 yards (8.7 per catch)...he also ran for 66 yards and scored one rushing touchdown...Walsh also returned kicks and punts. 2008 season highlights: Walsh made an immediate impact in his first year with the Mules. He was the team's leading receiver with 23 catches for 176 yards. He also ran for 56 yards on 12 carries (6.2 per carry) and was the squad's top kick returner at 21.2 yards, including a long of 51 yards. At Colby: Connor majored in Sociology and minored in Administrative Science...worked for Airsafe Inc. during the summer.... Internship at Massachusetts  Financial Services. Before Colby: Played football and baseball at Westwood High School...captained both teams...earned all-league recognition in both football and baseball...led his baseball team to a state championship title.