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May named Morrisville State College "Athlete of the Week"

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College athletic department has recently named women’s lacrosse goalkeeper Jennifer May (Rochester, NY) the Mustang “Athlete of the Week” for the week ending April 19.

May recorded 44 saves in a 1-3 week for Morrisville State, tallying a collegiate high 16 in the loss to Oneonta on Tuesday before turning away 13 to secure the win over Medaille on Thursday.

Against #15 nationally ranked Cortland Saturday, May turned aside nine and added six in the loss to Fredonia on Sunday.

May added eight ground balls to her tallies for the week, while causing three turnovers.

A two-sport student-athlete at Morrisville, May is a sophomore majoring in environmental and natural resources conservation. She is a 2007 graduate of Penfield High School and is the daughter of Joan and John May of Rochester, 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.