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Morrisville State's Damskov named to Rutland Invitational all-Tournament team

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Senior forward Matt Damskov (Spokane, WA/Liberty Lake Lumberjacks) was recently named to the Rutland Herald Invitational all-Tournament hockey team following Morrisville State’s fourth place finish at the tournament.

Damskov netted a goal against Castleton College in the opening round of the tournament in the Mustangs 7-2 loss and tallied two power play scores in the 5-4 loss against Tufts University in the third place game.

Second on the team in scoring, Damskov has netted five goals and two assists in seven games for the Mustangs.

The resort and recreation service management major is from Spokane, Washington and played for the Liberty Lake Lumberjacks prior to coming to Morrisville State. He is the son of Gordon and Trudie Damskov of Spokane, Washington.

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.