SUNY New Paltz student Morgan Hammell is a member of the 2022 conference championship-winning Women’s Basketball team
NEW PALTZ, NY (03/01/2022)– Morgan Hammell of Pleasant Vly, NY is a member of SUNY New Paltz’s State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) Championship-winning women’s basketball team.
SUNY New Paltz got the defensive stops it needed to hold off top-seeded Cortland, and come away with an extremely close 66-63 victory.
“There was a lot of tears immediately after the game in the juniors in particular,” said Hawks coach Jamie Seward. “You can just see that emotional release and relief, but you can tell it was the culmination of a long journey and to win a conference championship you could see how much it meant to them on their faces.”
Located in the heart of a dynamic college town, ninety minutes from metropolitan New York City, the State University of New York at New Paltz is a highly selective college of about 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students.
One of the most well-regarded public colleges in the nation, New Paltz delivers an extraordinary number of majors in Business, Liberal Arts & Sciences, Engineering, Fine & Performing Arts and Education.
New Paltz embraces its culture as a community where talented and independent minded people from around the world create close personal links with real scholars and artists who love to teach.