MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College athletics department has announced its weekly award winners, naming sophomore Emily Vesely (Johnson City, N.Y.) and senior Dan Sherlock (Tully, N.Y.) the Mustang Athletes of the Week for the week ending March 11.
Vesely posted a 0.438 batting average on the week across six games, while collecting three runs and two RBI's behind seven hits.
The sophomore's week was highlighted by a 3-for-4 performance from the plate against North Central (MN) where she collected an RBI and two runs in the narrowing 6-5 loss. She followed with a 2-for-4 performance from the plate against the College of St. Elizabeth, adding to her week tallies with a double, RBI and run.
Vesely recorded no errors while playing three different positions on the week, and in the field collected 23 put outs as she saw time at catcher, pitcher and first base.
A graduate of Johnson City High, Vesely is majoring in horticulture business management at Morrisville State. She is the daughter of Sheila Crodier and Steven Vesely of Johnson City.
Sherlock collected 17 saves despite the team's 9-6 loss to Oswego Saturday, eight of which came in the third quarter.
Across the non-conference contest, the senior posted a .654 save percentage, facing 26 shots on goal.
The graduate of Tully High is majoring in Business Administration at Morrisville State. He is the son of Kathy and Brian Sherlock of Tully.
Morrisville State College's curricula are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology and has been lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs.
The college was ranked among the Best Regional Colleges in the North by U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 2018 issue and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2018 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about Morrisville State College, visit www.morrisville.edu.