POULTNEY - Green Mountain College Men's Basketball is proud to
announce that Trent Morrison of The Sharon Academy has
deposited and will be enrolling at the College in the fall.
Morrison has been a standout two-sport athlete for the Phoenix on
both the basketball court and the soccer pitch. Morrison is
taking advantage of Green Mountain's new tuition program available
to all Vermont high school graduates.
"We are continuing to reinforce our presence within our home
state of Vermont," said Men's Basketball Head Coach Daryle
"These student-athletes recognize that Green Mountain College
and its basketball program provide them with great opportunities.
Trenton… has demonstrated he is a player who can score while
playing within a team-oriented system. I'm very pleased to have him
as a part of our program."
On the court the 6'0" native of Turnbridge, Vt. is a dynamic
player using his speed and finishing ability around the hoop to
lead Sharon in scoring with close to 22 points per game from the
guard position. He capped off a tremendous career with the Phoenix
as the all-time leading scorer in school history with 1,246 points
and is only Sharon's second 1,000-point-scorer.
Morrison posted a tremendous senior season in 2012-13, scoring
25 points or better nine times while also eclipsing the 40-point
Through his performance, Trenton earned regional recognition
with his second straight placement on the Central Vermont
"Trenton is my favorite players that I have ever had the
pleasure to coach," said Sharon Coach Blake Fabrikant. "He was
a very talented scorer in basketball, possessing a natural ability
to put the ball in the hoop. The most impressive thing about
Trenton to me was his humility. He never gloated or bragged about
his significant accomplishments and always led our team through his
Morrison will join a GMC team that graduates just one senior
from its 2012-13 squad and will be relying on Trenton and fellow
recruits to help continue building a program to compete within
the North Atlantic Conference.