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Wurz leads Albany Pharmacy to 2-1 win over Morrisville women's soccer

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Sarah Wurz (Whitesboro, NY) netted two unassisted scores Saturday afternoon to lead the Albany College of Pharmacy women’s soccer team to the 2-1 non-conference win over Morrisville State College in Morrisville.

Wurz netted her first score at the 22:26 mark from the top left side of the goal on a breakaway down field to give ACP the early 1-0 lead.

At 54:01 in the second half, Wurz attacked again, first firing a shot at Morrisville State keeper, Katie Tiffany (DeRuyter, NY), and collecting the rebound for the score.

Tifinie-Lyn Cole (Red Creek, NY) brought Morrisville State within one, netting the lone Mustang score on a fast break off a pass from Caitlin Campbell (Westmoreland, NY) in the box in the 78th minute.

Tiffany recorded the loss in net for Morrisville State, saving 15, as the Mustangs fall to 0-5 on the season.

Stephanie Borges (Somerset, MA) recorded the win for ACP, saving two.

Morrisville State returns to the field tomorrow afternoon against Hartwick College at 1 p.m. in Morrisville.

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.