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Morrisville State College to host US Lacrosse Women's National Team lacrosse clinic

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Morrisville State College has been selected to host the US Lacrosse Women’s National Team lacrosse clinic on Sunday, February 3, 2008 at the college’s Recreation Center on the Morrisville State campus. This is the only clinic offered in New York State.

The clinic is open to youth and high school girls’ lacrosse players (ages 10-18) and is an excellent opportunity to learn from the best players in the United States. Prior clinicians have included Amy Altig (James Madison ’05), Courtney Farrell (Cornell ‘08/Fayetteville-Manlius) and Katie Doolittle (Univ. of Maryland ‘07/Fayetteville-Manlius).

The cost of the clinic is $55 and space is limited. Each participant must be a member of US Lacrosse. Interested participants should register for the clinic on the US Lacrosse web site.

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.