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Morrisville State field hockey defeats SUNY Oswego 3-2

Release written by Gretchen Cramer: Sports Information Intern
OSWEGO, N.Y.– Morrisville State College field hockey team beat SUNY Oswego 3-2 today in Oswego. The team’s overall record becomes 7-7 and 2-4 in SUNYAC play.

The Mustangs’ took an early lead after Jamie Anderson (Harpursville, NY), assisted by Lauren Bordonaro (North Tonawanda, NY), scored only three minutes into the game. Bordonaro scored six minutes later, assisted by Anderson, to add to the lead for the Mustangs.

Shortly into the second half, Oswego’s Jackie Cook (Webster, NY) scored to put the Lakers’ on the board. Cook, assisted by Jordan McGuire (Macedon, NY), scored again for the Lakers’ 66 minutes into the game to tie the game 2-2.

With less than a minute to play in the game, Sybil Stanton (Walton, NY) scored the game winning goal for the Mustangs.

Kelsey Pellegrino (Cicero, NY) recorded the win in goal for the Mustangs, playing all 70 minutes and tallying seven saves.

Lakers’ goalkeeper Jamie Scharfe (Webster, NY) recorded the loss, playing all 70 minutes and saving two.

The Mustangs next play on Oct. 15 against St. Vincent College at 4 p.m. away. The team returns to Drake Field on Oct. 27 to face Hamilton College at 6:30 p.m. under the lights.

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.