Madison Hughes earns college lacrosse honor


Madison Hughes, a 2012 MVRHS graduate and sophomore on the Central Connecticut State University (New Britain, Conn.) women’s lacrosse team, was named First Team All-Northeast Conference April 30 at the annual pre-tournament banquet.

Ms. Hughes earned her first NEC postseason honor after a standout season, leading the Blue Devils in ground balls with 37. Hughes moved to defense and averaged 2.31 ground balls per game, fifth best in the NEC. She also was tied for second on the team in caused turnovers with 19. Madison totaled five goals and an assist on the season.