Men's Soccer

Hudson Valley Men’s Soccer Falls to Nationally-Ranked TC3 in Overtime

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 429-9486
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, September 1, 2006

The Hudson Valley Community College (0-1) men’s soccer suffered a 2-1 overtime loss to Tompkins Cortland Community College (3-0) earlier today in Troy. Tompkins Cortland entered the game ranked No. 14 in the latest NJCAA Division III poll.

Kyle Stone got behind the Hudson Valley defense and scored on a breakaway to give the Panthers the win with 24 seconds remaining in the first sudden death overtime.

After a scoreless first half, Hudson Valley scored first with 30:08 remaining in regulation when sophomore Corey Terpening (Waterford/Waterford-Halfmoon High School) directed a James Frederick (Hillsdale/Taconic Hills High School) cross into the back of the net.

Tompkins Cortland tied the game with a tally by Jesse Clawson with 10:38 remaining in regulation.

Sophomore goalkeeper Nick Marciano (Colonie/Colonie High School) stopped 12 shots in net for the Vikings. Joe Mitchell made 12 saves for Tompkins Cortland.

Hudson Valley will host Corning Community College at 3 p.m. on Sunday, September 3.

Tompkins Cortland 0 1 1 – 2
Hudson Valley     0 1 0 – 1

Tompkins Cortland: Kyle Stone 1-0, Jesse Clawson 1-0 Hudson Valley: Corey Terpening 1-0, James Frederick 0-1

Tompkins Cortland: Joe Mitchell 12
Hudson Valley: Nick Marciano 12

Shots on goal: Tompkins Cortland 16; Hudson Valley 18