Courtesy: America East Communications

Albany's Sarah Royals to Take Over AE Twitter Account

Release: 06/25/2014

University at Albany rising women's basketball senior student-athlete Sarah Royals will take over the America East Twitter handle (@AmericaEast) from Friday, June 27 through Sunday, June 29, as part of the #AETakeOver.

Royals is the third America East student-athlete to take over the conference's Twitter account, following Binghamton men's basketball rising sophomore Marlon Beck II and UMass Lowell men's soccer rising junior Eric Chajon. Visit our #AETakeOver homepage for recaps here.

Royals will have free reign over the the Twitter account, @AmericaEast, beginning at 9 a.m. on Friday, June 27 and running through Sunday, June 29. All tweets from Royals will be tagged with #AETakeover.

The rising senior is a native of Torrington, Conn., and was captain of the Albany women's basketball team this past season. She has led the Great Danes to three-straight America East titles and broke the Albany single-season assist record in 2013-14 with 159. 

Royals is a member of the America East Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, which will be meeting in Boston this weekend. Follow her through the weekend meetings and community service projects among other things!

Tweet questions for Royals beginning on Friday at 9 a.m. to @AmericaEast on Twitter and she might respond to yours! Get an insight into how America East student-athletes spend their summer as she gets ready for her senior season at Albany.