Hudson Valley Bowlers Win Dutchess Invitational

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Monday, January 27, 2003

The Hudson Valley Community College men's and women's bowling teams each brought home first place honors at the Dutchess Invitational on Saturday in Poughkeepsie.

The Hudson Valley men finished with a 198 average to capture their first tournament of the year. Sophomore Dan Ahl (Loudonville/Colonie High School) finished second in the men's singles competition with an 890 series.

On the women's side, Hudson Valley outdistanced Briarcliffe Community College by 243 pins to take top honors. Sophomore Lauren Gaudette (Cohoes/Cohoes High School) captured the women's singles competition with an 825 series.

The Vikings will host the Hudson Valley Invitational at Hilltop Bowl on Thursday, January 30 at 3 p.m.