Six named to NFHCA National Academic Squad  

Six named to NFHCA National Academic Squad  


MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) announced its 2017 Zag Field Hockey / NFHCA Division III National Academic Squad honorees Monday, naming six from Morrisville State College to its list of student-athletes receiving recognition.

Heather Cummings (Akron, N.Y.), Natalie Diable (Morrisville, N.Y.), Hayley Fonfara (Elma, N.Y.), Emma Gottung (Caroga Lake, N.Y.), Elizabeth Leva (Hoosick Falls, N.Y.) and Cassie Sherman (Hoosick Falls, N.Y.) were among the list of honorees that represented more than 145 institutions across Division III.

To earn recognition, student-athletes must have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.30 or higher through the first semester of the 2017-18 academic year.

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