Jackson graduate named basketball player of the week
Last updated 12/2/2016 at Noon
Worcester Polytechnic Institute junior Connor Willgress , a Jackson High School graduate, has been recognized as the Worcester Area College Basketball Association (WACBA) Men’s Player of the Week.
Willgress stuffed the stat sheet with career-best of 15 points and six rebounds along with a pair of steals and an assist to help the Engineers knock off city rival Worcester State on Nov. 22. In addition to scoring eight of the game’s first 10 points, he was 5 of 8 from the field, including 3 for 4 beyond the arc, to go with a pair of free throws in 27 minutes....