Emily Davis Named Muhlenberg Field Hockey Captain

PARSIPPANY — Senior Emily Davis was named a co-captain of the 2018 Muhlenberg College field hockey team.

Davis, a native of Lake Hiawatha and a 2015 graduate of Parsippany High School, has been a key contributor to the Mule field hockey team during the last three seasons. A midfielder and foeward, she was named the Centennial Conference rookie of the year in 2015 and earned All-CC honorable mention twice, starting in 39 straight games between the 2015 and 2016 seasons before missing part of the 2017 campaign due to injury.

She is tied for first with seven career assists and second with 10 career goals among active Muhlenberg players.

The Muhlenberg field hockey team ended last season with a five-game winning streak and is scheduled to open the new season on Friday, August 31, vs. Scranton

Founded in 1848, Muhlenberg is a highly selective, private, four-year residential, liberal arts college located in Allentown, Pa., approximately 90 miles west of New York City. With an undergraduate enrollment of approximately 2200 students, Muhlenberg College is dedicated to shaping creative, compassionate, collaborative leaders through rigorous academic programs in the arts, humanities, natural sciences and social sciences as well as selected pre-professional programs, including accounting, business, education and public health. The College is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. A member of the Centennial Conference, Muhlenberg competes in 22 varsity sports.