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Morrisville State men suffer heartbreaker in overtime, fall to Storm 1-0

MORRISVILLE, NY – The Morrisville State College men’s soccer team suffered a heartbreaking loss Tuesday night, as visiting Keuka Storm notched the 1-0 overtime North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) victory on Drake Field in Morrisville.

A foul with just under three minutes to go in the overtime period proved costly for Morrisville State as Christian Sterner redirected a Brian Cunliffe free kick, a header, for the game winning score.

Shane Sullivan (Sherrill, NY) recorded the loss in net, tallying two saves as Morrisville State drops to 8-7-1 overall. Senior Joe Bunzey (Afton, NY) played the first 12:44 in net, making one stop before being relieved by Sullivan.

Prior to the game, Morrisville State seniors, Bunzey, Tim Benedict (Caledonia, NY), Jarrett Hayes (Potsdam, NY) and Andrew Brobbey (Bronx, NY) were honored.

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.