Purkiss Earns SUNYAC Fall All-Academic Team Accolade

POTSDAM, NY – Nina Purkiss, a resident of Central Square, was one of 42 SUNY Potsdam student-athletes to earn a spot on the State University of New York Athletic Conference All-Academic Team for the Fall semester, the conference announced February 12.

Purkiss is a freshman member of the SUNY Potsdam women’s cross country team.

Players named to the all-academic team have a minimum of a 3.3 GPA for the Fall 2014 semester.

About SUNY Potsdam:

Founded in 1816, and located on the outskirts of the beautiful Adirondack Park, The State University of New York at Potsdam is one of America’s first 50 colleges.

SUNY Potsdam currently enrolls approximately 4,350 undergraduate and graduate students.

Home to the world-renowned Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam is known for its handcrafted education, challenging liberal arts and sciences core, excellence in teacher training and leadership in the performing and visual arts.

To learn more, visit http://www.potsdam.edu