MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State Women's Ice Hockey team suffered their first loss of the 2015-2016 season on Tuesday night in a non-conference matchup against the Pioneers from Utica College.
After scoring 21 goals over the weekend against Daniel Webster, the Mustangs could not find the back of the net against Utica College. The Pioneers scored their lone goal with just sixteen seconds left in the first period.
The Mustangs outshot the Pioneers in the second period, but were unable to get anything past Utica's goalie.
Despite giving up a late first period goal, Renee Schmaltz (Beaumont, Alberta) tallied 28 saves in goal for Morrisville.
The Mustangs will return home to host Sacred Heart on Saturday, November 28 and Sunday, November 29 in two more non-conference match ups. Game times are 6 PM and 12:30 PM respectively.
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.