Hudson Valley Men's Soccer Draws Fifth Seed in Region III Tournament
CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, October 20, 2005
The Hudson Valley Community College (9-6/9-5 Region III) men's soccer team is seeded fifth in the NJCAA Region III Division III tournament and will host No. 12 SUNY Canton (9-9/8-7 Region III) at 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 22.
Hudson Valley defeated Canton, 4-0, in windy conditions last Sunday, October 16.
Freshman Corey Terpening (Waterford/Waterford-Halfmoon High School) leads the Vikings with 12 goals and three assists this season. Freshman goaltender Nick Marciano (Colonie/Colonie High School) sports a 1.48 goals against average and has posted five shutouts.
The winner of Saturday's game will advance to the quarterfinals and travel to fourth-seeded Mohawk Valley Community College on Tuesday, October 25. The semifinals and championship will be hosted by Herkimer County Community College on Saturday-Sunday, October 29-30.
NJCAA Region III Division III Tournament Seeds
Team (Region III Record)
1. Herkimer County (13-0)
2. Cayuga (16-3)
3. Tompkins Cortland (11-3-2)
4. Mohawk Valley (11-3-1)
5. Hudson Valley (9-5)
6. Morrisville State (10-6)
7. Alfred State (10-4)
8. Cobleskill (9-5-1)
9. Broome (10-7)
10. Genesee (9-5)
11. Clinton (8-4-2)
12. Canton (8-7)