Baseball Team's Practice Rescheduled
CONTACT: Jeff Foley (518) 629-8085 or (518) 373-1262
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, May 17, 2001
Today's practice schedule for Hudson Valley
Community College's World Series-bound baseball team has been changed.
Originally scheduled to practice from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m., the Vikings (32-8)
will now practice from 1 to 2:15 p.m. today. Hudson Valley will still practice
at Geer Field.
To get to Geer Field: take 787 North; get off at
the South Troy exit (378 East); go over the bridge; get in the middle lane…go
straight through the light; get in the right-hand lane… go past the Hess
gas station … take a right-hand turn up the hill; go straight up the hill
... go straight through the next light … keep driving until you see a SUNOCO
gas station; take the left directly past SUNOCO and continue up the hill
to Geer Field.
The Vikings leave for the NJCAA Division III
World Series, which will be played May 19-25 at Batavia's Dwyer Stadium,
at 8 a.m. Friday.
Hudson Valley Community College, located in Troy,
offers more than 50 degree and certificate programs in four academic divisions;
Business; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Sciences; and
Liberal Arts and Sciences. One of 30 community colleges in the State University
of New York system, Hudson Valley has an enrollment of more than 9,000
students each year, and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives
and worker retraining.