Senior Ian Mort (pictured left) had two goals and one assist to lead the Geneseo men's soccer team to a 3-0 victory over visiting Buffalo State this afternoon. Geneseo struck early in the contest at the 3:00 mark when sophomore Ryan Yurchak stole a goal kick and slid a pass through to Mort, who scored from 10 yards out in the middle of the field. The Blue Knights made it 2-0 when Mort collected his second goal of the game and team-high seventh of the season on a flick header after a corner kick by senior Colin Begy. In the second half, Mort slid a through ball up the middle on a give-and-go with senior John Piaggione, who scored inside the right post for his second of the year at 55:30. Geneseo controlled play and had a 19-5 advantage in shots and a 7-4 lead in corner opportunities. Senior Sam Murphy made two saves to post his fourth shutout of the campaign. Geneseo is 5-2-1 overall and 2-0-0 in SUNYAC and travels to New Paltz on Friday at 4 p.m.
Sophomore Noelle Morrison (pictured left) handed out 28 assists to lead the Geneseo women's volleyball team to a 25-22, 25-23, 25-23 win over Brockport in the first of two SUNYAC pool play matches at Buffalo State this afternoon. First year Jessica Prater had 11 kills and senior Kat Strickland posted nine kills for the Blue Knights. In the second match, Geneseo fell to Fredonia, 26-24, 25-16, 25-23. Strickland led the way with 13 kills, Morrison added 28 assists and eight digs and junior Laura Galvin contributed 18 digs. Geneseo is 11-7 overall and 2-2 in SUNYAC and travels to Roberts Wesleyan on Wednesday.
The Geneseo women's soccer team traveled to Buffalo State this afternoon and played to a 1-1 draw. The Blue Knights took a 1-0 lead in the first half when senior Anne Beinetti (pictured left) floated a shot from the left endline that hit inside the far post for her ninth goal of the season at 25:08. The Bengals scored from 20 yards out on a direct kick at 31:36 to tie the game. The two teams had plenty of opportunities as Buffalo State posted 21 shots and Geneseo had 15 for the game, with the Bengals holding six corner kicks and the Blue Knights taking five. Sophomore Julia Sanger made eight saves in nets for Geneseo. The Knights are 7-1-1 overall and 1-0-1 in SUNYAC and host New Paltz on Friday at 4 p.m.