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Caffarelli, Moylan named Morrisville State "Athletes of the Week"

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College athletic department has recently named women’s lacrosse midfielder, Jennifer Caffarelli (Phillipsburg, NJ) and western equestrian rider, Bryan Moylan (Mastic, NY) the Mustang “Athletes of the Week” for the week ending March 22.

Caffarelli led the women’s lacrosse team to a 2-0 week, tallying 12 goals, 12 ground balls and 10 draw controls as the women defeated SUNY New Paltz 10-7 and Wells College 16-11.

Caffarelli recorded seven of her goals against New Paltz, tying her collegiate best performance for the third time in her career.

The senior is majoring in small business management and entrepreneurship at Morrisville State College and is the daughter of Michael Caffarelli of Phillipsburg, NJ and Linda Solt of Nazareth, PA.

Moylan placed second in the novice horsemanship class over the weekend at the IHSA semi-finals, advancing to the National Championships in April, posting his best collegiate performance of his career.

Moylan competed against the top 16 riders from 8 regions across the US, including the University of Findlay, North Georgia State, West Virginia University, South Dakota State, Cal Poly Pomona, University of Montana-Western, University of Montana, CSU-Fullerton and Berry College – Georgia.

The junior is majoring in equine science at Morrisville State and is the son of Susan and Kevin Moylan of Mastic, NY.

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.