MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Morrisville State student-athletes from football, field hockey, cross country, men's soccer and women's soccer took time out of their preseason training schedules Thursday, to welcome the college's freshmen class, as they assisted with moving students' into their residential halls.
For a 13th consecutive year, more than 190 student-athletes and coaches took part in the service endeavor, sharing some friendly smiles and making the process for parents and new students less stressful and more enjoyable.
Women's volleyball also assisted the college with their Bartlett Barn exhibit at the New York State Fair, allowing personnel to remain on campus to welcome its incoming class.
Active in community service initiatives, coaches and department staff combined to contribute more than 2,500 hours and $7,000 through community service initiatives during the 2017-18 academic year, exemplifying the college's commitment to serving the local and surrounding community.
For more information on Morrisville State athletics, visit the athletics web site at www.morrisvillestateathletics.com.
Morrisville State College's curricula are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology and has been lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs.
The college was ranked among the Best Regional Colleges in the North by U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 2018 issue and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2018 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about Morrisville State College, visit www.morrisville.edu.