Football Team Loses Home Opener to Lackawanna

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011

The Hudson Valley Community College football team (0-2) lost to Lackawanna College (3-0) 52-6 on Saturday afternoon.

The Vikings lone score came from freshman quarterback Devon Greene (Battlefield/Gainesville) to Dexter Green (N. Myrtle Beach (SC)/Syracuse) for a 16-yard strike. Green totaled 122 all-purpose yards to lead the Vikings. Nick Gilbo (Moriah Central/Port Henry) led the defense for the second consecutive week with seven and a half tackles and two sacks.

The football team hosts Dean College Saturday, Sept. 24 at 1 p.m.