Men's Basketball

Hudson Valley Gets Past Adirondack 80-78

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, January 13, 2003

Freshman forward Allan Dickson (Troy/Troy High School) finished with 22 points and 14 rebounds to lead the Hudson Valley Community College men's basketball team to an 80-78 win over Adirondack Community College earlier tonight in Troy.

Freshman guard Justin Smith (East Greenbush/Columbia High School) and sophomore guard Josh Wysocki (Hoosick Falls/Hoosick Falls High School) finished with 12 points apiece for Hudson Valley (7-4) while freshman guard Tim Kindlon (Delmar/Bethlehem High School) netted 10 points. Smith also finished with 10 boards.

Sophomore forward Rory Joyce (Brant Lake/North Warren High School) led Adirondack (5-9) with a game-high 30 points. Sophomore guard J.P. Quintal (Queensbury/Queensbury High School) and sophomore forward Josh Miller (Lake George/Lake George High School) added 22 and 13 points, respectively.

The Vikings have won four straight games over Adirondack and are 14-1 against the Timberwolves since Vince Medici began coaching at Hudson Valley in 1995.

Hudson Valley will host SUNY Delhi on Thursday, January 15. Tip-off is scheduled for 8 p.m. Delhi enters the contest ranked #1 in the latest NJCAA Division III poll.


Adirondack (5-9): Jake Davis-Barron 1-0-2, Frank Dymond 3-0-7, Brian Hughes 2-0-4, Rory Joyce 11-8-30, Josh Miller 3-6-13, JP Quintal 6-8-22, Totals 26-22-78.

Hudson Valley (7-4): Tim Kindlon 4-0-10, Josh Wysocki 5-0-12, Allan Dickson 6-8-22, Bill Heslin 4-0-9, Bob Boughton 2-1-5, Antwan Gibson 2-0-6, Jeremy Sowle 2-0-4, Justin Smith 5-1-12, Totals 30-10-80.

Halftime: Hudson Valley, 45-44.

3-point baskets: Adirondack 4 (Quintal 2, Miller, Dymond). Hudson Valley 10 (Kindlon 2, Wysocki 2, Dickson 2, Gibson 2, Heslin, Smith).