Senior Kirsten Clapper scored three times Saturday as Oneonta State earned a 4-1 women's soccer victory over visiting Oswego in the SUNY Athletic Conference opener for both teams.

O-State (4-1) extended its NCAA-record conference unbeaten streak to 96 in a row with the victory.

Clapper scored her first of two straight unassisted goals 1 minute, 35 seconds into Saturday's game. She put the Red Dragons ahead, 2-0, at the 17:58 mark, and Christine Marra followed with an unassisted goal at 21:14.

Clapper then capped Oneonta's scoring with 56 seconds left in the first half, converting a pass from Mary Velan for a 4-0 lead. The assist pulled Stamford graduate Velan within two points of Oneonta's all-time points record of 137.

First-year Red Dragons coach Liz McGrail, another former Stamford Central girls soccer standout who coached Oswego for one season, graduated from Oneonta in 2001 as the college's all-time points leader. McGrail and Velan earned Daily Star Player of the Year honors in high school girls soccer in 1995 and 2002, respectively.

Tricia Sullivan scored in the second half for Oswego (0-4).

O-State hosts Buffalo State for a SUNYAC match at 4 p.m. Friday.

O-State 4, Oswego 1

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Oswego (0-4, 0-1): Tricia Sullivan 1-0, Amy Hedlund 0-1.

Oneonta State (4-1, 1-0): Kirsten Clapper 3-0, Christine Marra 1-0, Mary Velan 0-1.

Shots-corner kicks: Osw 5-0; One 31-13.

Goalies: Toby Klein (Osw) 12; Jeannine Marra (One) 1, Kayla Murphy (One) 1.

Men's Soccer

O-State 2, Oswego 0

The Red Dragons (2-3) scored twice during an eight-minute span en route to a SUNYAC victory at Oswego on Saturday. Kyle Hoffer converted a pass from Michael Mahoney 32:38 into the conference opener for both teams, and Keith Manscuk gave Oneonta a 2-0 lead with an unassisted goal eight minutes later.

Winning goalie Jonathan Korn made four saves for the Red Dragons, who host a non-conference game against St. John Fisher at 4 p.m. Tuesday.

Cross Country

Airfield Invitational

Sophomore Amberlyn Mattice won the women's race Saturday at the Oneonta State Airfield Invitational, earning her first individual title of the season with a time of 17:08 over the 4,500-meter course.

Mattice is the first O-State runner _ male or female _ to win at the Airfield Invitational since the event started in 2004.

Celia Alterio contributed a fourth-place finish in 17:46 for Oneonta, which amassed 76 points and finished second to Cortland (24 points) in the nine-team event.

Senior Alex Grout paced the Red Dragons' men, finishing seventh in 19:51 over a 6,000-meter course. Junior Marty Nicholson placed 10th in 20:00 for Oneonta, which had 89 points and finished third out of eight teams. Cortland's men won the team title with 23 points.

O-State travels to Lehigh University for the Paul Short Invitational on Sept. 28.

Airfield Invitational

Saturday at Fortin Park

Men's team scores: 1, Cortland 23; 2, Delhi 69; 3, Oneonta 89; 4, Le Moyne 97; 5, Ithaca 108; 6, Mohawk Valley 182; 7, SUNYIT 188; 8, Hartwick 225.

O-State results: 7, Alex Grout 19:51; 10, Marty Nicholson 20:00; 22, Nick Pampena 20:41; 32, Tim Greenberg 21:04; 33, Josh Haverlock 21:05; 34, Frank Pfaffenberger 21:08; 38, Sam Narby 21:17; 43, Sean Daly 21:20; 50, David Goodge 21:36; 53, Tim Kolesar 21:44; 55, Chris Sneed 21:50; 60, Mike Cornell 21:59; 62, Chuck Hollister 22:05; 68, Mark Gymburch 22:19; 86, Dan Nigro 24:57.

Women's team scores: 1, Cortland 24; 2, Oneonta 76; 3, Le Moyne 98; 4, Ithaca 121; 5, Delhi 132; 6, Mohawk Valley 150; 7, Hartwick 172; 8, Hudson Valley 220; 9, Herkimer 234.

O-State results: 1, Amberlyn Mattice 17:08; 4, Celia Alterio 17:46; 30, Kaitlyn Keys 19:36; 31, Kim Loveland 19:38; 34, Margaret Conlon 19:41; 37, Ali Kosinski 19:44; 49, Danielle Bonsignore 20:24; 54, Katie Littlefield 20:49; 63, Jenny Getty 22:52.

Women's Tennis

Brockport 5, O-State 4

Dana Kuroski, Leann Shaw (Oneonta High) and Victoria Shannon won singles matches for Oneonta, which dropped its second straight SUNYAC match at home Sunday.

O-State (4-2) also fell, 8-1, to Geneseo on Saturday. Shaw won at fourth singles for the Red Dragons' point.

O-State hosts Hartwick at 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Brockport 5, O-State 4

Sunday at Oneonta State

Singles: Kristen Hemingway (B) def. Katie Wlodarczyk, 6-1, 6-2; Ashley Balling (B) def. Emily Shannon, 7-5, 7-5; Dana Kuroski (O) def. Erin McLaughlin, 7-6, 6-3; Leann Shaw (O) def. Eliana Spinac, 6-0, 6-3; Victoria Shannon (O) def. Alison Kozlowski, 6-1, 7-6; Katie Keller (B) def. Angela Leva, 2-6, 6-2, 6-0.

Doubles: Balling and Hemingway (B) def. Wlodarczyk and E. Shannon, 9-7; V. Shannon and Kuroski (O) def. Chelseanna Fletcher and Lauren Rector, 8-6; McLaughlin and Kozlowski (B) def. Shaw and Sears, 8-5.

Geneseo 8, O-State 1

Saturday at Oneonta State

Singles: Erika Pumple (G) def. Katie Wlodarczyk, 6-3, 6-4; Kristen Grenier (G) def. Emily Shannon, 6-0, 6-2; Vivian Cheung (G) def. Dana Kuroski, 6-4, 6-2; Leann Shaw (O) def. Caitlin Sternberg, 4-6, 7-5 (10-4); Anna Lehet (G) def. Victoria Shannon, 6-2, 6-1; Molly Dingley (G) def. Allison Pearlman, 6-2, 6-0.

Doubles: Pumple and Grenier (G) def. Wlodarczyk and E. Shannon, 8-3; Cheung and Sternberg (G) def. V. Shannon and Kuroski, 8-4; Lehet and Kornblatt (G) def. Shaw and Sears, 8-5.

Men's Tennis

Flower City

O-State finished third at the Flower City Tournament in Rochester this past weekend, beating the University of Rochester, 5-4, in the consolation match.

Matt Steinhauser won at first singles for the Red Dragons (3-1), who also received singles victories from Jon Dorin and Scott Bell.

O-State beat RIT, 6-1, in the opener Saturday. St. Lawrence beat the Red Dragons, 5-2, in Saturday's semifinal. O-State hosts Hartwick on Wednesday.

O-State 5, Rochester 4

Flower City Tournament

Sunday's consolation final

Singles: Matt Steinhauser (O) def. Brian Bowman, 7-6, 4-6, 6-1; Ryan Kocaleski (R) def. Raymo, 6-4, 1-6, 6-1; Dennett Peterson (R) def. Jared Rosenberg 7-6 (7-4), 3-6, 6-2; Patrick Sheehan (R) def. Will Sacco, 6-0, 6-3; Jon Dorin (O) def Jason Maher, 6-1, 6-4; Scott Bell (O) def. Kornhauser, 6-2, 6-2.

Doubles: Bowman and Kocaleski def. Steinhauser and Raymo, 8-3; Dorin and Goldberg (O) def. Peterson and Sheehan, 8-4; Bell and Rosenberg (O) def. Adam Crosby and Maher, 8-1.

St. lawrence 5, O-STATE 2

Flower City Tournament

Saturday's semifinal

Singles: Jon Satkowski (S) def. Matt Steinhauser, 6-4, 6-2; Pete Abernathy (S) def. Shane Raymo, 6-3, 5-7, 10-7; Will Cook (S) def. Jared Rosenberg, 6-2, 6-4; Amin Danai (S) def. John Taft, 6-1, 6-0.

Doubles: Cook and Satkowski (S) def. Steinhauser and Raymo, 8-0; Goldberg and Jon Dorin (O) def. Danai and Chris McDonald, 8-6. Scott Bell and Jared Rosenberg (O) def. Critter Tamm and Jellard, 8-4.

O-STATE 6, RIT 1

Flower City Tournament

Saturday's first round

Singles: Matt Steinhauser (O) def. Jose Guzman, 6-2, 7-5; Shane Raymo (O) def. Gean Yit, 6-1, 6-0; Jared Rosenberg (O) def. Han Chong, 6-3, 6-2; Will Sacco (O) def. Joe Schember, 6-3, 6-0.

Doubles: Steinhauser and Raymo (O) def. Guzman and Schember, 8-2; Chung and Yit (R) def. Jon Dorin and Jeremy Goldberg, 8-8 (7-4).; John Taft and John Crosby (O) def. John Traver and Dan Tike, 9-7.

Field Hockey

Geneseo 1, O-State 0, OT

Michelle Milkovich scored unassisted on a breakaway Saturday to give host Geneseo (2-4) an overtime win in the SUNYAC opener for both teams.

Erica Dombkowski stopped seven shots for the Red Dragons (2-4), who are at New Paltz on Wednesday.

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