Football Team Drops Opener

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011

The Hudson Valley Community College football team (0-1) lost to ASA College (1-0) 53-7 on Saturday afternoon in Brooklyn, NY.

The Vikings scored in the second quarter on a 64-yard touchdown pass. Freshman quarterback Devon Greene (Battlefield/Gainesville) hit Donte Gage(Henninger/Syracuse) in stride, who broke a tackle and headed into the end zone. Nick Gilbo (Moriah Central/Port Henry) led the team with six tackles and one sack.

The men's next game is Saturday, Sept. 17 as they host Lackawanna College at 2 p.m.