Morrisville State golf opens season Friday  

Morrisville State golf opens season Friday   


MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College men's golf team enters its fifth season of competition Friday at the SUNY Cobleskill Invitational, and will rely on its returning class to carry the Mustangs through the 2017-18 season.

Morrisville State, who was ranked seventh overall in the preseason North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) coaches poll, return a core of seven to its roster this season, including seniors Layne Martin (Findlay, Ohio) and Jesse Pflaumer (Elma, N.Y.).

Martin, who was a second team All-Conference selection last year, finished 16th individually at the NEAC Championships.

"We are very excited for the upcoming golf season," said head coach Kevin Krogol.

"With the great core group of returners led by seniors Layne Martin and Jesse Pflaumer, and the addition of some fresh faces, we are in a great position to again take steps forward as a program and continue to work towards our ultimate goal of a NEAC championship."

Play gets underway at the Cobleskill Country Club at noon Friday.

Morrisville State will travel to Keuka College for the Wolves Fall Invitational on Wednesday, September 13, before heading up North to Oswego for an invite on the 30th.

They wrap up fall action on October 10th, traveling to Penn College for the Wildcat Collegiate Invitational.

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 and World Report Best Colleges 2016 issue and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2016 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about Morrisville State College, visit