onnor Buckley comes to the to Schooners after playing his first season at UConn-Avery Point under head coach Roger Bidwell. Buckley is familiar with head coach Phil Orbe as he played against Orbe’s Montville Indian’s in high school with his Stonington Bears.
This past season for the Pointers, Buckley batted just .218 in 110 at-bats with 17 RBI and 18 runs scored. He has the ability to play multiple positions in the infield as the Schooners look for him to fill in all over the infield.
Another local guy from Stonington, Conn., he was named all-area and all-state in his time with the Bears.