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Oswego State hands Morrisville women 3-0 loss

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Kim Mayer (Monroe, NY/Monroe-Woodbury) tallied two goals off two corner kicks to lead the visiting Oswego State Lakers to a 3-0 SUNYAC win over Morrisville State Friday afternoon in Morrisville.

Mayer’s first score came at the 31:12 mark as Julie McCloskey (Hopewell Junction, NY/John Jay) served the corner kick just past the right post, with Mayer connecting for the header score.

Meghan Miller (Angelica, NY/Genesee Valley) gave the Lakers a comfortable 2-0 lead at 52:58 with a header from the right side of the goal that got past Morrisville State keeper, Katie Tiffany (DeRuyter, NY/DeRuyter). Morgan Vrydaghs (Campbell Hall, NY/Goshen) recorded the assist.

Mayer put the game away for Oswego late in the contest, heading the ball into the net off another corner kick opportunity at the 84:50 mark. Tricia Sullivan (Copenhagen, NY/Copenhagen) was credited with the assist.

Tiffany tallied 22 saves in the loss for Morrisville as Oswego State out shot the Mustangs 53-2.

Oswego keeper, Toby Klein (Westbury, NY/WT Clarke) recorded the win in net, saving none, as the Lakers improve to 1-4 overall.

Morrisville State falls to 0-7-1 overall and returns to the field tomorrow against Cortland State. Game time is scheduled for 1 p.m. in Morrisville.

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.