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Women's soccer falls short to Russell Sage

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College women’s soccer team fell short Saturday afternoon, as visiting Russell Sage College topped the Mustangs 2-0 on Lemery Field.

Amanda Potter netted the first goal of the afternoon for Russell Sage at the 27:05 mark off a shot that hit the post and drifted in the net. Ashley Allain put the game away with a penalty kick score at the 76:14 mark.

Morrisville State’s Katie Tiffany (DeRuyter, NY) tallied 16 saves in the loss for the Mustangs who fall to 0-3 on the season.

Morrisville State enters its third year as a provisional member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Division III in 2008. 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. 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 offers associate degree programs in accounting, business, computer systems technology, office administration, liberal arts transfer, nursing, early childhood, criminal justice and human services to south central New York residents and employers. Students may also apply coursework to other associate or bachelor degrees at the main campus.