MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Morrisville State College softball suffered an 11-0 setback in five innings to the University of Wisconsin-Stout Monday early afternoon in Myrtle Beach.
Morrisville State fell behind 2-0 after the opening inning before Stout rallied for a 5-0 lead after four. Stout sealed the win scoring six in the top of the fifth inning.
Allison McGuire (Gilboa, N.Y.) suffered the loss, throwing three innings and allowing six hits for two earned runs, while recording a strike out. Brittany Keator (Roxbury, N.Y.) threw the final two innings, allowing 10 hits for five earned runs.
Elizabeth Marr (Lindenhurst, N.Y.) went 2-for-2 from the plate to lead Morrisville State, both singles, as Stout allowed just two Mustang hits on the day.
Morrisville State returns to the field tomorrow for day two of the season opening action in Myrtle Beach, playing Bay Path and Keystone. The first pitch will be thrown out at 9:30 a.m. against Bay Path, followed by Keystone at 11:30 a.m.
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 www.morrisville.edu.