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New Paltz women roll to win over Morrisville State

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Visiting SUNY New Paltz women’s soccer team rolled to the SUNYAC win Saturday afternoon, handing Morrisville State the 5-0 loss on Lemery Field in Morrisville.

With a fierce attack on goal, New Paltz blasted 70 total shots at the Morrisville cage, only connecting on five as Morrisville State goalkeeper, Katie Tiffany (DeRuyter, NY), recorded 39 saves in another record breaking performance this season.

Five different players registered goals for the Hawks, the first from Kate Addiss (Amherst, NY) just three minutes into the contest off an assist from Jennifer Anselmi (North Rockland, NY) who found Addiss for the one touch score in the box.

Minutes later, Rebecca Devlin (Staten Island, NY) added an unassisted score off a steal from the defense that was mishandled and continued through Tiffany’s legs.

In the 54th minute, Devlin found Elana Jaroff (Old Westbury, NY) for the header off a cross from the right.

Stephanie Wallman (Smithtown, NY) added the fourth Hawk score at 66:34 off a cross from the left by Jaroff before Nora Westcott (Howard Beach, NY) added the final New Paltz score at 74:10 off a deflection in the defense’s attempt to clear the ball.

Morrisville State (0-15, 0-9 SUNYAC) returns to the field Monday against SUNY IT for their final home contest of the season. New Paltz (8-6-1, 4-3-1 SUNYAC) returns to the field Wednesday at Oneonta.

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.