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Bordonaro, Sargrad named Mustang Athletes of the Week

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College athletic department has named senior Lauren Bordonaro (North Tonawanda, NY) and freshman Benjamin Sargrad (Manlius, NY) the Mustang Athletes of the Week for the week ending September 19.

Bordonaro, forward for the field hockey team, was instrumental in a 2-1 week for the Mustangs, netting a goal in the 2-0 victory over Wells College and following with the game winner in overtime and an assist in the 2-1 win over RPI in extra minutes.

Bordonaro currently leads the team in scoring with two goals and four assists (eight points).

The graduate of Starpoint High is majoring in criminal justice at Morrisville State. She is the daughter of Donna and Rich Littlefield and Charles Bordonaro of Pendelton, New York.

Sargrad led the men’s cross country team to its best finish this season, crossing the line in fourth position at the Hobart Cross Country Invitational in Geneva.

Sargrad posted a time of 29:59 in the 8k race, as Morrisville State finished three in the top 10 places, a team overall finish of third.

The graduate of Fayetteville Manlius High is majoring in natural resources conservation: environmental science. He is the son of Val and Dave Sargrad of Manlius, New York.

Morrisville State College offers more than 80 bachelor and associate degrees and options. Considered to be one of the most technologically advanced colleges in the nation for its ThinkPad University program and wireless technology initiative, the college recently became the first in the nation to comprehensively replace landlines in residence halls with individual cellular phones. Morrisville State College was also chosen as one of the top five colleges in the nation for campus activities by Campus Activities magazine.

The Morrisville State College Norwich Campus offers associate degree programs in accounting, business, computer systems technology, office administration, liberal arts transfer, nursing, early childhood, criminal justice and human services to south central New York residents and employers. Students may also apply coursework to other associate or bachelor degrees at the main campus.