COBLESKILL, N.Y. – Ten different Morrisville State College men's lacrosse players registered goals Wednesday afternoon as they ran wild over North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) host SUNY Cobleskill to collect the 21-3 victory in Cobleskill.
Morrisville State improves to 8-5 overall with the win, and remain untouched in conference play at 7-0. Cobleskill dropped to 3-10, 1-6 in the NEAC.
The Mustangs had three register hat-tricks on the day, including freshman Adam Sawitsky (Pine Bush, N.Y.) who led the way with four goals. William Hamm (Baldwinsville, N.Y.) and Tom Rosaschi (East Syracuse, N.Y.) each posted three while four different Morrisville State players each tallied two goals.
John Sherlock (Tully, N.Y.) contributed two goals and five assists to the win.
Junior goalkeeper Chris Fiore (Staten Island, N.Y.) registered five saves in 39 minutes of action to post the win between the pipes, before being relieved by Daniel Sherlock (Tully, N.Y.) for the final 21 minutes. Sherlock had three saves and allowed three Cobleskill goals.
Morrisville State jumped out to a 6-0 lead after the opening quarter and didn't look back as they built up a 16-0 advantage by the break.
They added five additional scores, all four in the third quarter, before Cobleskill was able to get one on the board in the fourth.
Morrisville State returns to the field Saturday, traveling to Bryn Athyn College for their final NEAC matchup of the regular season.
Morrisville State'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.
In addition to being named to the 2014 President's Higher Community Education Service Honor Roll, the college was recognized by U.S. News and World Report as an institution in the top tier of the Best Regional Colleges list and ranked second among regional colleges nationwide for outperforming its anticipated graduation rate. For more information visit www.morrisville.edu.