NEAC Weekly Notables

Morrisville State's Sam Wolf
Morrisville State's Sam Wolf

LATHAM, N.Y. – This week’s edition of the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) Weekly Notables features updates from Keuka College, Lancaster Bible College, Morrisville State, Penn State Berks, Penn State Harrisburg, and SUNY Poly.  

Keuka College
Keuka College inducted their 2019 class into the Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr. Athletics Hall of Fame last Friday night … The inductees included the 2001 Women’s Soccer team which won the first NEAC Championship, was the first Keuka College school to gain a berth into the NCAA Tournament in any sport, and then upset SUNY Oneonta in the first round … Also inducted was 2001 NEAC Women’s Soccer Player of the Year Laura Hart Puryear ‘02, the goalie from the 2001 team and one of the best in school history, Missy Burngasser Joy ‘03, a two-time all-conference selection and fourth in scoring in Keuka Men’s Soccer history, Kurt Basitan ‘03, and Keuka College Professor Emerita Mary Schleiermacher … Ericka Carlson had a career-high 24 digs against Cazenovia in a 3-1 win for the Wolves … Keuka is tied with Penn State Berks at 4-0 in the NEAC women’s soccer standings … The Wolves went 5-1 in the month of September …

Lancaster Bible
Lancaster Bible senior Courtney Goyak had a fine week for the Chargers, as she recorded 30 kills over 12 sets, and had a .328 hitting percentage … The Chargers are 3-0 in NEAC play and share the top spot in the standings with Morrisville State …

Morrisville State
Senior libero Sam Wolf became the first Mustang to pass the 2,000-dig mark over the weekend, currently sitting with an all-time program-best 2,012 … The Mustangs are 3-0 in NEAC play and are tied for first with Lancaster Bible … The Mustangs have won 14 straight league games dating back to last season … Junior Kirsten Florio hit .375 over a 2-0 week for the Mustangs, including hitting .533 against SUNY Poly … Morgan Dueber averaged 22 saves per game on the week, posting a best 24 against Geneseo, while posting a .759 save percentage across two games played against SUNYAC opponents …

Penn State Berks
Penn State Berks shares the pole position in the women’s soccer standings with Keuka at 4-0 … The Nittany Lions have allowed just one goal in four league contests so far …

Penn State Harrisburg
Penn State Harrisburg men’s soccer kept rolling, as the Lions won a pair of contests to extend their recent win streak to five games and remain undefeated in conference play … Joey Aman netted the game-winner in both games and eclipsed the 20-goal mark for his career, while Nick Guglielmetti pitched two more shutouts in goal … Aman’s performance garnered him NEAC Offensive Player of the Week honors, while Guglielmetti’s efforts earned him the conference’s defensive player of the week moniker … Women’s volleyball player Brittany Ebaugh recently reached a historic milestone, as she became the first player in program history to record 1,000 total points for her career …

SUNY Poly
The Wildcats’ men’s soccer team is 4-0 NEAC play and has won five straight contests … SUNY Poly is tied for first at 4-0 with Penn State Harrisburg … SUNY Canton is the opponent on Wednesday evening as the Wildcats aim for a sixth straight win.

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The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has 12 NCAA Division III member institutions which include: Cazenovia College, Gallaudet University, Keuka College, Lancaster Bible College, Morrisville State, Penn College, Penn State Abington, Penn State Berks, Penn State Harrisburg, SUNY Cobleskill, SUNY Poly, and Wells College. Associate members are: Alfred State (M Lacrosse), Cedar Crest College (W Swimming), College of Saint Elizabeth (M Tennis & M Volleyball), D’Youville College (W Lacrosse), Hilbert College (M&W Lacrosse), Medaille College (M&W Lacrosse), Rutgers University – Camden (M Golf), SUNY Potsdam (M Volleyball) and Wilson College (M Volleyball). The NEAC has also partnered with the North Atlantic Conference in the sport of men’s tennis and women’s tennis. For more information, please visit: www.neacsports.com.