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Morrisville State wrestling 6th at John Summa Memorial Tourney

BEREA, OH – The Morrisville State College wrestling team placed sixth overall with 51 team points at the John Summa Memorial Tournament Saturday afternoon at Baldwin Wallace College in Berea, Ohio, placing four wrestlers in four weight classes.

Justin Delamothe (Cross River, NY) placed fourth overall in the 125 pound weight class, recording three wins and two losses at the tournament, including a pin in 44 seconds.

At 149 pounds, Nate Cross (Kingsbury, NY) recorded three wins and one loss, claiming third place in the weight class with a 6-3 decision over Troy Cunningham (Brockport).

Chad McCray (Albany, NY) tallied two wins and one loss, taking third place in the 174 pound weight class for the Mustangs.

Morrisville State’s Wheeler Brunschmid (Sherburne, NY) won three matches and lost two, claiming the fourth place finish in the 184 pound weight class.

Brockport won the tournament, tallying 154 team points, and was followed by Waynesburg with 104.

Morrisville State returns to the mats Wednesday at Oneonta for a dual with the Dragons at 7 p.m. in Oneonta before concluding their season on Saturday, with duals against NYU and University of Scranton 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.