Five Vikings Named to Bowling All-Conference Team

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011

Hudson Valley had five players named to the Bowling All-Conference team out of six spots, including the conference's Most Valuable Player, John Pulver (Colonie/Albany). The other four players named to the team were Ryan Sickler (Guilderland/Guilderland), Mike Corcione (Colonie/Colonie), Dan DeRizzo (Guilderland/Altamont), and Eric Birdsall (Colonie/Colonie). Pulver finished the season with a high game of 280, high triples of 735 and an average of 232.67. He was the only player in the conference to accumulate more than 4000 total pins, finishing with 4188.

The Vikings recently placed second at the Region III Championships and will head to Nationals in Buffalo on March 3.