Lynch nets collegiate first goal, leads Morrisville State in 1-0 win over Union  

Lynch nets collegiate first goal, leads Morrisville State in 1-0 win over Union  


NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – Freshman William Lynch (Island Trees, N.Y.) tallied his first collegiate goal Saturday afternoon, leading the Morrisville State men's soccer team to a 1-0 decision over Union College at the CIAO Classic held at MCLA in North Adams, Mass.



  • Final Score: Morrisville State 1, Union 0
  • Location: North Adams, Mass.
  • Records: Morrisville State 1-1-1, Union (NY) 1-3



  • Morrisville State holds a 1-0 series lead over Union, having met for the first time Saturday in program history.
  • Freshman William Lynch (Island Trees, N.Y.) posted the game winner in the 51st minute of play, collecting a rebound off the Union keeper save and burying the game's lone tally.
  • Sophomore Cody Welkley (North Rose, N.Y.) posted the shutout victory, turning away nine in 79 minutes of action.
  • Freshman Carter D'Agostino (Fredonia, N.Y.) recorded two saves over the final eleven minutes to complete the shutout.



  • Morrisville State opens the home slate Tuesday, Sept. 11 as they host non-league Buffalo State for a final tune-up before getting into North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) play Saturday.

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