College field hockey: Trumbull's Amy Smith earns honor
Eastern Connecticut State University’s Amy Smith out of Trumbull was named to the Little East Conference (LEC) All-Academic team for the fall 2017 semester.
Smith plays field hockey for the Warriors and currently majors in pre-secondary education certification and mathematics.
To qualify for a spot on the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must be at least a sophomore and have earned at a cumulative grade-point average of 3.30 or higher.
Eastern ranks second among conference institutions in honorees.
Smith is a sophomore back for coach Christine Hutchison at ECSU.
She played in 10 games as a freshman and all 16 games this past season when the Warriors went 7-10 overall and 6-5 in the LEC.
Smith played four seasons of field hockey at Trumbull, where she helped the Eagles qualify for state tournament for the first time in eight years as a junior.
In her senior year, Trumbull earned a spot in the FCIAC tournament for first time in 29 years,
Smith was named FCIAC honorable mention as a senior.