Hudson Valley Baseball Sweeps Clinton
CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, April 9, 2004
The Hudson Valley Community College (14-6) baseball
team pounded out 25 runs and 25 hits in a doubleheader
sweep over Clinton Community College (1-7) earlier
today at Joseph L. Bruno Stadium. The Vikings won the
opener, 4-2, and the second game, 21-1.
The Vikings touched Clinton's pitching for 20 hits,
including 11 extra-base hits in the second game.
Freshman Joel Molina (Middletown/Middletown High
School) led the way with four hits, including a double
and a triple, and three RBI. Sophomore Ryan Gijon-Owen
(Puebla, Mexico/Bowie, TX High School) was
two-for-three with a double and a two-run home run.
Sophomore Steve Sayre (East Greenbush/Columbia High
School) had three hits, including a pair of doubles.
Freshmen Michael Alix (Green Island/Heatly High
School) and Jeremy Storm (Schaghticoke/Hoosic Valley
High School) combined to pitch a one-hitter over five
In the opener, Sayre, Gijon-Owen, and sophomore Kyle
Sharp (Latham/Shaker High School) each drove in runs
for the Vikings. Sophomore Elvis Climes
(Middletown/Middletown High School) scored two runs
and stole four bases.
Sophomore Jesse Hendriksen (Monroe/Monroe-Woodbury
High School) went the distance on the mound to pick up
the win for the Vikings. He allowed two runs on five
hits, striking out 10 and walking two.
Clinton 000 020 0 – 2 5 5
Hudson Valley 102 100 x – 4 5 0
Clinton: Matt Garrand and Chris Markwica
Hudson Valley: Jesse Hendriksen and Kyle Sharp, Craig Mastroianni (7)
Clinton 100 00 – 1 1 2
Hudson Valley 593 4x – 21 20 0
Clinton: Justin Gardner, Jason LaVarnway (2), Peter
Ashline (4) and Chris Markwica
Hudson Valley: Michael Alix, Jeremy Storm (5) and