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Morrisville State softball winless after day two

CLERMONT, Fla. – The Morrisville State College softball team fell 16-1 to Concordia University – Wisconsin and 9-0 to Bates College on Sunday in Clermont, Florida.

Concordia opened the contest with 10 runs in the first inning, adding four more in the second for the commanding 14-0 lead after two.

Kierra Rogers (Morrisville, NY) recorded the lone run for the Mustangs, reaching base on a walk, in the second inning.

Heather Bull (Verbank, NY) recorded the loss on the mound, striking out one for Morrisville State.

In the second of the day, Morrisville State was shut out by Bates as they claimed the 9-0 non-conference victory.

Halee Riley (Homer, NY) recorded the loss, allowing 13 hits in 5.1 innings pitched, striking out one.

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.