MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) announced its 2016 Field Hockey All-Conference Teams Wednesday, naming Morrisville State College sophomore midfielder, Holly Gamlen (Cazenovia, N.Y.) to its second team.
Gamlen served as captain for the Mustangs in 2016 and anchored the defense from her center back / low midfield position.
Her efforts on the field assisted Morrisville State to four shutouts on the year, as they dropped from 5.0 goals allowed per game a year ago to 2.41 this season.
Gamlen also excels off the field, having earned National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA)/ZAG Division III National Academic squad accolades, as well as All-Academic Team honors through the SUNYAC.
The President's List honoree at Morrisville State was also a North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) Scholar-Athlete, and represented the Mustangs on two intercollegiate teams across the year: field hockey and softball.
A graduate of Cazenovia High, Gamlen is majoring in human performance and health promotion at Morrisville State. She is the daughter of Tammy and Fred Gamlen of Cazenovia.
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 and World Report Best Colleges 2016 issue and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2016 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about Morrisville State College, visit www.morrisville.edu.