Troy's Bobby Krogh Earns Baseball Team's MVP Award
CONTACT: Jeff Foley (518) 629-8085 or (518) 373-1262
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, May 21, 2001
Mr. Versatility, Bobby Krogh of Troy, was recently
honored as the Most Valuable Player of Hudson Valley Community College's
Krogh, a freshman lefthander who pitches and
plays first base for the Vikings, led Hudson Valley to its first NJCAA
Division III Region III title in 19 years. On May 13, in the Region III
title game, he tossed a complete game against Columbia-Greene Community
College, recording eight strikeouts, allowing no earned runs, and helping
the Vikings score a 7-4 victory.
Prior to the NJCAA Division III World Series,
which Hudson Valley is currently competing in, Krogh posted a 6-1 record
with three saves. He posted a stingy 2.02 ERA and struck out 61 batters
in 49 innings pitched. Additionally, Krogh batted .374 with six doubles,
eight triples and a team-high four home runs. He also led the Vikings with
46 hits and 46 RBI. He came to Hudson Valley from Troy High School.
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.