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Women’s lacrosse lacks four against Wells

Written by: Heather Foster, Sports Information Student Assistant
MORRISVILLE, N.Y.– The Mustangs battled Wells College today, putting 12 to the back of the net while the Express netted 16, advancing to an overall record of 7-6 and remaining undefeated in NEAC, 6-0.

Jennifer May (Rochester, NY) netted the first for the Mustangs, an unassisted goal in the first six minutes of play. One minute later, Amanda Walter (McClure, PA) added another, assisted by Carmen Velazquez (Syracuse, NY), giving the Mustangs a two-goal lead.

The Express answered back with a free-position goal from Madeline Bass at 20:01, along with another netted by Emily Lotkowictz. At 19:18, the Express took the lead with a goal from Sarah Allen, making the score 3-2.

Elizabeth Peck (Antwerp, NY) evened the game, putting one past Well’s keeper Elizabeth Barclay with 15 minutes left in the first half. The Mustangs ended the half down by four with a score of 9-5.

Well’s Stefanie Miller netted an unassisted goal at the start of the second half as did Morrisville’s Hillary Hartnett (Fairport, NY), making the score 10-6.

With two minutes left in play, the Mustangs were down by three. With 42 seconds on the clock, Miller netted a final goal for the Express, ending the game 16-12.

Hartnett tallied four goals for the Mustangs along with five shots on goal. May and Jamie Anderson (Harpursville, NY) netted two apiece for Morrisville and keeper Allison Strub (Clifton Springs, NY) saved 14 against Wells.

The Mustangs return to the field tomorrow at 12:00 p.m. playing on their home field against Penn-State Abington.

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.