Mustangs Win Two at Saturday NEAC Pool Play Event

Mustangs Win Two at Saturday NEAC Pool Play Event

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State Volleyball team picked up two more North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) wins on Saturday afternoon, defeating Keuka College 3-1 and Cazenovia College 3-0. 

The two wins put the Mustangs at 19-8 overall on the season and 10-2 in NEAC play. 

Megyan Merrill (Millport, N.Y.) led the way offensively in the four set match against Keuka, posting 13 kills on just 25 attempts.  Emilee Niejadlik (Hamburg, N.Y.) added eight kills, while Helena Hanes (St. Mary's, Pa.) posted 26 assists. 

On the defensive side, Morrisville picked up points at the net, recording 14 total blocks. 

In match two of the afternoon, the Mustangs spread the offense around as nine different players recorded at least one kill.  Hanes continued to orchestrate the offense, tallying 22 assists. 

The Mustangs return to the court tomorrow morning for their final regular season conference action of 2016 as they take on Wells College at 11 AM. 

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.

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