COBLESKILL, N.Y. – The Mustangs picked up a key North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) win on the road Sunday afternoon, defeating the Fighting Tigers 4-1. Sophomore forward, Shay Franklin (North Norwich, NY) notched two goals on the afternoon, both in the first half, to lead Morrisville State on the offensive end. With the win, the Mustangs are 6-6 overall on the season, including a 5-2 NEAC record.
- Final Score: Morrisville 4, SUNY Cobleskill, 1
- Location: Cobleskill Soccer Complex – Cobleskill, NY
- Records: Morrisville (6-6-0), (5-2-0) NEAC, SUNY Cobleskill (4-9-0), (1-6-0) NEAC
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
- Franklin put the Mustangs up 1-0 in the 27' of play with an unassisted goal on a breakaway. Less than two minutes later, Franklin recorded her second score of the day off of a pass from junior midfielder, Madison Shoemaker (Caledonia, NY) at the 28:07 mark.
- The scoring didn't stop there for Morrisville State, as freshman forward, Angelina Rinaldi (Huntington Station, NY) came out of halftime firing on all cylinders. Rinaldi scored her fourth goal of the season off of a lead pass from freshman defender, Justine Quay (Galway, NY).
- Sophomore midfielder, Michaela Fazio (Norwich, NY) scored the final goal for the Mustangs at the 59:06 mark. Freshman defender, Zoe Costello (Kingston, NY) took a corner kick while Fazio cleaned up the play and connected with the back of net.
- Goaltenders, Brianna Sorriento (Wynantskill, NY) and Lydia Young (Cuyler, NY) split time in net for Morrisville State. Sorriento recorded 1 save in 65' of play, while Young finished the game in goal and registered 3 saves.
- Franklin has logged 7 goals on the season so far, and is currently in a three-way tie for 10th place in goals scored in the NEAC.
The Mustangs travel to Utica College Wednesday afternoon to take on the Pioneers at 7:00pm in a non-conference match up.
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.