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Brockport rolls to win over Morrisville State women

BROCKPORT, N.Y. – SUNY Brockport’s women’s lacrosse team rolled to a 20-3 win Tuesday afternoon over visiting Morrisville State College, picking up the SUNYAC win in Brockport.

Morrisville State, plagued by injuries, was held to a season low three goals in the contest. Sybill Stanton (Walton, NY) tallied two off free positions while Carmen Velazquez (Syracuse, NY) added the third score.

Cally Weddle tallied three goals and three assists and Kim Morris added a goal and three assists to lead the Brockport Golden Eagles.

Morrisville State goalkeeper Stephanie Smith (Cedarville, NY) saved nine in the loss for the Mustangs as they fall to 3-4 overall, 0-3 in SUNYAC play.

Morrisville State returns to the field on Saturday against SUNY Geneseo. Game time is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Lemery Field on the Morrisville campus.

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.