MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College athletics department has announced its weekly award winners, naming freshman Haley Evarts (Irondequoit, N.Y.) and senior Jose Figueroa (Boston, Mass.) the Mustang Athletes of the Week for the week ending October 1.
Figueroa led Morrisville State to a 1-1 week as he posted two goals in a key North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) win over Keuka College midweek.
The senior paced the Mustangs in a come-from-behind win, netting the game tying score in the first half before securing the win with his third of the season late in the second to seal the 4-2 victory.
A graduate of Thomas Proctor High, Figueroa is majoring in massage therapy at Morrisville State. He is the son of Irma and Oscar Pineda of Utica.