NEAC SAAC Spotlight: Elizabeth Marr, Morrisville State College

NEAC SAAC Spotlight: Elizabeth Marr, Morrisville State College

GANSEVOORT, N.Y. – In honor of the fifth annual National NCAA Division III Week, which runs from April 4-10, the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) will spotlight each of its three Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Chair members throughout the week. 

Today’s NEAC SAAC Spotlight features Morrisville State College junior Elizabeth Marr (Lindenhurst, N.Y.), who was selected as the NEAC SAAC Co-Vice Chair during the conference’s annual SAAC fall meeting this past November.  Below is a wide range of interesting facts about Elizabeth:

Name: Elizabeth A. Marr

Institution: Morrisville State College

Class Year:  Junior

Major / Minor: Technology Management B. Tech. General Management

Years Involved w/ SAAC: 2

Current Sport(s) Involved in at College:  Softball

Favorite Sports Team(s): New York Mets, New York Jets, Oklahoma Sooners

Favorite Athlete:  David Wright 

Favorite Type of Music:  Anything with a good beat!

Favorite Music Band/Group/Artist:  Adele

Favorite Movie:  Harry Potter

Favorite Actor/Actress: Melissa McCarthy

Favorite Food:  Meatloaf

Favorite Holiday: 4th of July

I joined SAAC because…: The events that SAAC puts together showcase all the hard work and dedication us athletes put in day in and day out. I find true joy in seeing fellow athletes get the recognition they deserve.

In five years, I will hopefully be…:  Happy and successful at a job where I can make a difference.

The North Eastern Athletic Conference has fourteen NCAA Division III member institutions which include: Bryn Athyn College, Cazenovia College, College of St. Elizabeth, Gallaudet University, Keuka College, Lancaster Bible College, Pennsylvania College of Technology, Pennsylvania State University - Abington, Pennsylvania State University - Berks, SUNY Cobleskill, SUNY Morrisville State College, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Wells College, and Wilson College.  Associate members are: Cedar Crest College (W Swimming), D’Youville College (M Volleyball), Hilbert College (M Lacrosse & M Volleyball), Medaille College (M&W Lacrosse & M Volleyball), Penn State Altoona (M Volleyball) and Rutgers University - Camden (M Golf).  The North Eastern Athletic Conference has partnered with the North Atlantic Conference in the sports of field hockey and men’s and women’s tennis.