Hudson Valley Community College Baseball Splits with Erie

CONTACT: Kristan M. Pelletier, (518) 629-8063,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, April 11, 2009

The Hudson Valley Community College baseball team (7-5) hosted Erie Community College (12-10) in a doubleheader Saturday afternoon.

The Vikings recorded a victory in the first game 6-3 before dropping the second game 5-3. John Barna (Troy HS/Troy) and Dave Balsamo (Shenendehowa HS/Halfmoon) each had two hits to lead the Vikings to victory in the first game, while Kyle O’Brey (Schenectady HS/Schenectady) had two hits in the second game.

The team is back in action this Tuesday when they go on the road to face Adirondack Community College in a doubleheader.