Since 2003, Jim Connelly has been a mainstay on the
James Connelly, a defenseman, displayed a propensity to jump into the rush at the 2008 IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships, scoring three goals in six games. After winning the bronze medal, it was an even bigger accomplishment to win the gold medal at the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver, Canada.
- 2010: Gold medal – Paralympic Games, Vancouver, Canada
- 2010: Gold medal - 2010 Japan Para Ice Sledge Hockey Championships
- 2009: Paralympic team of the year
- 2009: Gold Medal – World Championships,
Ostrava, Czech Republic
- 2008: Bronze medal - IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships,
- 2006: Bronze medal - Paralympic Winter Games,
- 2005: Named to
Paralympics Sled Hockey National Team U.S.
- 2004-2005: Scored 68 goals in 13 games for the Vineland Sled Stars of the Atlantic Sled Hockey League