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Morrisville State women fall to Alfred University

ALFRED, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College women’s soccer team remained winless Sunday afternoon, as Alfred University picked up the 2-0 non-conference win in Alfred.

Alisha Putney gave Alfred the 1-0 lead at the 14 minute mark, sneaking the unassisted score past Morrisville State goalkeeper Katie Tiffany (DeRuyter, NY).

The Mustangs defense held Alfred to just the one goal lead heading into the final ten minutes of the contest, but were unable to hold on as Erin Crandall secured the win for Alfred with an unassisted goal with 8:30 remaining.

Tiffany tallied 15 saves in net for Morrisville, as Alfred University fired 44 shots at goal.

Amy Buisman recorded the win for Alfred, saving two.

Morrisville State falls to 0-12 overall on the season and will return to the field Wednesday at SUNY Brockport.

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.