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Morrisville State's Caffarelli named SUNYAC Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week

FREDONIA, N.Y. – Morrisville State College junior Jennifer Caffarelli (Phillipsburg, NJ) was named the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week after helping the Mustangs to a 1-2 weekend.

Caffarelli scored 12 goals on 14 shots (85.7%) and tied the school record for the most goals scored in a single game with seven against SUNYAC rival Oswego State on Saturday.

Caffarelli brought her career totals to 89 goals and 112 points. Earlier this season, she broke the career goals record set by Rachael Litts in 2005.

The entrepreneurship and small business management major is a 2005 graduate of Phillipsburg High School. She is the daughter of Michael Caffarelli of Phillipsburg, NJ and Linda Salt of Nazareth, PA.

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 75 bachelor and associate degrees and options with eight new degrees being offered this fall: entrepreneurship and small business management, B.B.A.; nursing, B.S.; science, technology, and society, B.S.; journalism and communication for online media, B.S.; horticulture business management, B.T.; human performance and health promotion, B.S.; criminal justice, A.A.S. (Norwich Campus only); and human services, A.A.S. (Norwich Campus only).

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.