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 Harold Connolly
Harold Connolly
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Football, Baseball

Harold "Mickey" Connolly '43

- A highly-talented fullback who scored the Eagles' first touchdown in Boston College's 19-13 victory over Tennessee in the 1941 Sugar Bowl.

- Also a member of the Boston College backfield for the 1943 Orange Bowl.

- Following a professional football career, "Mickey" became a college football coach. He was head coach at Xavier University before being named Athletic Director at Southeastern Massachusetts University, where he served for more than 20 years.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1985.