Morrisville State drops first game of double-header to Nazareth College, 8-0.

Morrisville State drops first game of double-header to Nazareth College, 8-0.

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Morrisville State College softball team dropped the first game of a double header Saturday afternoon, falling to Nazareth College by an 8-0 final score in five innings.

Brittany Keator (Roxbury, N.Y.) recorded the loss on the mound for the Mustangs, throwing for three innings and giving up seven runs off five hits by the Golden Flyers. Keator also recorded four strikeouts in the game. Allison McQuire (Gilboa, N.Y.) relieved Keator for one inning and gave up one run off three hits.

Nazareth jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the first inning, before adding six runs in the last three innings to preserve the win.

Morrisville State College's curricula are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for the 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.

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Nazareth 8, Morrisville 0 (03/26/16 at Nazareth College) (Game 1)
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Morrisville......... 000 00 -  0  0  2      (3-6)
Nazareth............ 201 41 -  8  8  0      (7-4)
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Pitchers: Morrisville - Brittany Keator; Allison McGuire(4) and Amanda Labe. Nazareth - Mertens
and Turcsik.
Win-Mertens(4-2)  Loss-Brittany Keator(3-3)  T-1:10  A-104
Game: MORWM26A