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Two earn NEAC Softball All-Conference Team honors

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) recently announced the 2010 Softball All-Conference team selections, naming Morrisville State’s Cassandra Smith (Lansing, NY) and Nicole Geier (Mayfield, NY) to the third team.

Smith, catcher, led the Mustangs from the plate, recording 29 hits in 87 at bats (.333) while tallying 27 RBI’s and 11 runs. Nine of her hits were doubles, one a triple and three were put over the fence for homers this season. Defensively, Smith recorded 91 put outs and 13 assists.

The sophomore is a graduate of Lansing High School and is majoring in massage therapy at Morrisville State College. Smith is the daughter of Tracy and Douglas Smith of Lansing, New York.

Geier, second baseman for the Mustangs, was fourth on the team in hitting this season, recording 24 hits in 89 at bats for a batting average of .293. She added 16 RBI’s and 19 runs to her tallies while stealing six bases. Defensively, she recorded 41 put outs and 34 assists.

The junior is a graduate of Mayfield High School and is majoring in architectural studies at Morrisville State. Geier is the daughter of Joy and David Geier of Mayfield, New York.

Morrisville State completed its 2010 season with an 11-27 overall record, while posting a .500 record in the conference at 10-10.

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.