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Medaille College volleyball defeats Morrisville State 3-1

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Morrisville State College women’s volleyball team fell to visiting Medaille College Monday night 3-1 in Morrisville.

Morrisville State took game one by a final 30-22 before Medaille College stormed back winning the next three straight by scores of 30-20, 30-19 and 30-24.

Medaille’s Holley McAllister (Rochester, NY/Rush-Henrietta) tallied nine kills and six service aces to lead the Mavericks on the night as teammate Julianna Taylor (Rochester, NY/Rush-Henrietta) added 12 kills. Libero Amy Frazita (Fredonia, NY/Fredonia) served four straight points to put the game away, tallying six total aces in the win.

Morrisville State was led by Ebony Whitfield (Benton Harbor, MI/Benton Harbor) with 16 kills on the night, including five blocks. Michelle Neadom (DeRuyter, NY/DeRuyter) contributed eight kills. Jessica Robinson (Carmel, NY/Carmel) tallied 30 assists and three service aces for the Mustangs who fall to 3-5 overall.

Morrisville State returns to the court Wednesday night at Cazenovia College. Game time is scheduled for 6 pm in Cazenovia.

Morrisville State enters its second year as a provisional member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Division III in 2007. Upon successful completion of the provisional period, Morrisville State will be a candidate for full accreditation as a member of the NCAA.

Morrisville State College offers more than 70 bachelor and associate degrees. 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 also offers programs in business, technologies, liberal arts/education transfer, and nursing to Chenango County area residents and employers.