MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) office announced its weekly accolades Tuesday, naming Morrisville State freshman goalkeeper, Morgan Dueber (Owego, N.Y.) the Field Hockey Defensive Player of the Week for the week ending September 2.
Dueber posted a combined 38 saves in the opening weekend of play for the Mustangs. Despite suffering two losses, the rookie goalie made 19 stops in each contest, finishing the weekend with a .776 save percentage while playing the full 140 minutes.
She also turned away a number of significant stops in her first two collegiate games.
The freshman is a graduate of Owego Free Academy and is majoring in journalism and communication for online media at SUNY Morrisville.
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.