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Morrisville State men's lacrosse cruises past Wells with 19-5 victory

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College men’s lacrosse team put 11 goals in the back of the net in the first quarter, cruising past visiting Wells College Express 19-5 Friday night in Morrisville.

Morrisville State improves to 8-2 overall and remains undefeated in North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) at 4-0. Wells drops to 1-9 in the loss and 1-4 in conference action.

Twelve different players scored for the Mustangs, led by Thomas Owens (Cazenovia, NY) with four goals and four assists. Tom Bobbett (Cazenovia, NY) added three goals with Tom Moore (Rush, NY) and Geoff Matzel (Chittenango, NY) each netting two scores and assisting another. Adam Lewis (Painted Post, NY) netted one and assisted a career best seven in the win.

Michael Hinchey (Kingston, NY) recorded the win between the pipes, saving two, while teammate Brian Finnegan (Austin, TX) made seven stops in the final three quarters.

Kylan Hallett and Dan Munsell each netted two goals to lead Wells on the night. Dan Hunt rounded out Express scoring with a goal and two assists.

Kyle Brimm recorded the loss in net, saving 10 for Wells.

Morrisville State held the 41-26 advantage in shots and dominated the Express in ground balls 51-33.

Morrisville State returns to the field Sunday afternoon, hosting conference opponent Penn State Abington at 1 p.m. on Drake Field.

Morrisville State College offers more than 80 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.