Morrisville State hockey raises $3,000 for Multiple Sclerosis


(Morrisville, NY – Feb. 2012) The Morrisville State College men’s ice hockey team, together with the Morrisville community, raised more than $3,000 Feb. 4 in the battle against Multiple Sclerosis for the Multiple Sclerosis Society.

All proceeds from the contest against Oswego were donated to the society, including gate admission, 50/50 ticket and other raffle sales, along with general donations. Morrisville State also sported special black jerseys with the “Fighting MS” orange ribbon logo, which were auctioned off and collected an additional $1,188 for the society towards the $3,070 total.

Pictured Morrisville State captain Tom Longland (Dunnville, Ont.), organizer of the event, along with Oswego State captain Andrew Mather (Ottawa, Ont.) take the ceremonial puck drop from special guest John Battle. (Photo courtesy of Steve Samoyedny, Four Season Photography)



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