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Morrisville State men’s lacrosse team faces first loss to SUNY Oswego, 15-7

Release written by Courtney Cook, Sports Information Student Assistant

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College men’s lacrosse team faced their first loss of the season against SUNY Oswego on Saturday afternoon, 15-7.

The Mustangs are now 1-1 while the Lakers are now 1-0.

Leading the Mustangs with three goals was Jeremy Beresovoy (Jamesville, NY). Andrew Stein (Oswego, NY), Mike McGinnis (Syracuse, NY), Devin Maxwell (Culver City, CA) and Richie Fischer (Rochester, NY) all added a goal apiece. Michael Hinchey (Lake Katrine, NY) had eight saves in net. Tom Longland (Dunnville, ONT) led the Mustangs with five groundballs.

Chris Porten led SUNY Oswego with four goals and three assists while Britt Leone had three goals and two assists. Casey Balzer also added three goals for the Lakers while Cody Hoose and Matt Palmer added two goals apiece and Connor Brown had one goal. Ian O’Brien had 11 saves in goal. Brian Slattery led the Lakers with six groundballs.

SUNY Oswego dominated in faceoffs winning 18 of 23 while scoring four of their goals in the man advantage. The Lakers also scored four unanswered goals to end the first half as well as six unanswered goals to end the game

The Mustangs next play on March 17 against Alfred University at 1 p.m. on Drake Field.

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