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Morrisville State field hockey nets three over Rosemont for the win

Written by: Heather Foster, Sports Information Student Assistant
MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College women’s field hockey team netted a win today over Rosemont College with a final score of 3-0.

Lauren Bordonaro (North Tonawanda, NY) netted two out of the three goals for the Mustangs. The first goal scored by Jennifer May (Penfield, NY) in the first five minutes of the game, assisted by Katie Pingrey (Strykersville, NY) off a corner.

Bordonaro scored her first of the game in the fifteenth minute of play with an assist from Brandy Tebo (Westernville, NY), giving the Mustangs a 2-0 lead over the Ravens at the half.

Within the first two minutes of the second half, Bordonaro nets a third goal for the Mustangs, this time assisted by Molly Luzak (Newfane, NY).

Bordonaro has a total of five goals in four games so far this 2009 season.

Morrisville State dominated the game in shots, tallying 24 total shots to Rosemont’s two during 60 minutes of play.

The Mustangs return to the field Sept. 16, traveling to Wells College. The women play on their home field again Sept. 25 playing SUNY Brockport at 4 pm.

Morrisville State begins active membership within the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Division III in 2009-10 and is eligible for NCAA Championship Tournament play.

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.