Connetquot's Pellegrino wins Hansen Award
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There was something about Mike Pellegrino that screamed "superstar'' when he was 15 years old. Something special. Something different that Connetquot coach Mike Hansen couldn't quite put into words.
It could have been his field vision, breakaway speed or ability to score from anywhere. It could have been his leadership on defense, where he eventually became an undersized linebacker with an...