Morrisville State women overcome by Nittany Lions

Morrisville State women overcome by Nittany Lions

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Defending North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) champion Penn State Berks women's soccer team scored three times in the first half and added four more tallies in the second to top host Morrisville State College by a 7-0 final Sunday afternoon in Morrisville.

With the win, the Nittany Lions improve to 3-2 overall and remain undefeated in conference play at 3-0. Morrisville State drops to 2-4-1, 1-3-0 in NEAC action.

Three players posted two scores each for the visitors, including Charlotte Pizzuto, while teammates Nicole Brigante and Keri Klimko added two apiece off the bench.

Dana Scarcinello added the final score, also assisting one.

Brianna Sorriento (Wynantskill, N.Y.) registered a collegiate high 12 saves despite the loss, nine in the first half of play.

Brooke Terrier (Hubbardsville, N.Y.) replaced Sorriento for the final 21 minutes of the contest, turning away two.

Paige Elmy recorded no saves in the first half of play for Penn St. Berks, before Kaylee Frapaul turned away one in the second half of action.

Morrisville State returns to play Saturday, September 24, hosting Keuka College in a 1 p.m. contest.

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