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Morrisville State men’s soccer tie Wells College in double OT

Release written by Gretchen Cramer: Sports Information Intern
MORRISVILLE, N.Y.– Morrisville State College men’s soccer team tied with Wells College after 110 minutes of intense action. The Mustangs’ overall record now stands at 5-4-1in the season.

Twenty-four minutes into the first half, Andrew Brobbey (Bronx, NY) scored the only goal for the Mustangs, assisted by Brendan Nally (Burnt Hills, NY).

The battle between the teams continued throughout the game, with Mustangs ahead by one. Morrisville played a man down for the last 21 minutes of regulation play and with less than two minutes left in the game, John Iapoce (Boiceville, NY) assisted Cody Glassman (Thornhurst, PA) to put the Express on the board to tie the game one-one, with a man advantage.

After two sudden victory overtimes, the teams remained tied.

Mustangs’ goalkeeper Shane Sullivan (Sherrill, NY) had five saves and one goal against in 110 minutes of play.

CJ Bayly (Waymart, PA) played 110 minutes of play in net, tallying five saves and one goal against for the Express.

The Morrisville State Mustangs return to the field in back-to-back games on Oct 9 and 10 to face Penn State Berks and Penn State Abington. The team will play Penn State Berks on Drake Field at 3 p.m. on Oct. 9. The Mustangs will play Penn State Abington on Drake Field at 2:30 p.m. on Oct. 10.

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.