AURORA, N.Y. – The Morrisville State men's lacrosse team picked up their second straight win Saturday afternoon as they topped host Wells College by a 25-4 North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) final in Aurora.
- Final Score: Morrisville 25, Wells 4
- Location: Aurora, N.Y.
- Records: Morrisville 3-6, 2-0 NEAC; Wells 1-8, 0-2 NEAC
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:
- Morrisville State had 11 contribute scores Saturday afternoon as they dominated host Wells College for a 25-4 North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) action.
- Nick Geswaldo (Lafayette, N.Y.) led all scorers with six goals, adding an assist, while fellow attackman Joseph Rosaschi (Syracuse, N.Y.) added seven points behind his five tallies and two assists.
- Chris Dovi (Cortland, N.Y.) and Geoffrey Field (Glen Cove, N.Y.) added three apiece, Dovi assisting a team high four others.
- Shawn Walberger (Fulton, N.Y.) won 25-of-30 starts from the center X, collecting a total 19 of the Mustangs 46 ground balls. Morrisville State outgained Wells 46-20 in the battle on the turf.
- Morrisville State controlled 26-of-32 total face-offs across the game, and outshot Wells 54-21.
- Niko Cejic (Johnson City, N.Y.) collected the win in net, saving five across the 60 minutes of action.
- Morrisville State opened up a 6-1 lead after the opening quarter and added seven additional scores in the second for a commanding 13-2 advantage at the break.
- Wells, who mustered a score in each quarter, had a hard time controlling the Mustang offense, who also took advantage of extra man opportunities netting five goals on nine attempts.
- Morrisville State will host Cazenovia College at 7 p.m. on Wednesday in a Route 20 Rival showdown on Drake Field in 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.