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Field hockey shuts out Wilson, 2-0

CHAMBERSBURG, PA – The Morrisville State College field hockey team picked up a non-conference win Saturday afternoon, topping host Wilson College 2-0 in Chambersburg, PA.

Morrisville State’s Danielle Green (Sherburne, NY) gave the Mustangs the 1-0 lead in the first half, connecting with a cross from Lauren Bordonaro (North Tonawanda, NY) for the score.

Bordonaro added a second score for Morrisville State in the second half, scoring the unassisted goal on a breakaway down field.

Sarah Snow (Camden, NY) secured the win for Morrisville, saving 14 shots against while recording the shut out.

Morrisville State (2-6, 1-0 SUNYAC) returns to the field tomorrow at St. Vincent College.

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.