Baseball Splits with Schenectady

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Tuesday, April 10, 2012

The Hudson Valley Community College baseball team (7-13) split a doubleheader with Schenectady County Community College (9-9), losing 5-4 in game one and winning 8-6 in game two on Tuesday afternoon.

In game one, Dennis Buckley (Christian Brothers Academy/Colonie) went 2-4 at the plate, and John Craig (Shenendehowa/Clifton Park) and Andrew Kozak (Sidney/Sidney) each added a hit in the loss. In game two, Kozak continued with the hot bat, going 3-4 with two doubles and two runs scored. Alex Lushkevich (Saratoga Springs/Saratoga Springs) also had three hits, including a triple and two runs, while Craig went 2-4 with a double and three RBIs.

The team hosts Schenectady on Thursday, April 12 at 2 p.m.