Men's Soccer

Hudson Valley Men's Soccer Handles SUNY Delhi

CONTACT: Kristan M. Pelletier; (518) 629-8063;
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, Oct. 18, 2010

The Hudson Valley Community College men's soccer team (6-6-1) defeated SUNY Delhi 7-1 on Saturday, Oct. 16.

Hudson Valley dominated the first half of the game with five goalsto SUNY Delhi's one. Going into the second half, the Vikings scored two early goals to extend their lead to 7-1, while the defense held Delhi scoreless in the half.

Three of the Vikings' goals were scored by Joe Lombardo (Orchard Park/Orchard Park); the remainder by Andrew Mattot (Northeastern Clinton/Champlian), Kyle Kline (Ichabod Crane/Valatie), Jon Gavitt (Columbia/East Greenbush) and Chris Bowman (Ravena/Ravena). Assists were recorded by Miguel Pinto (Windham-Ashland-Jewett/ Windham) and Ethan Goldman (McDowell/ Erie, PA).

With this victory, as well as their 3-0 victory over Alfred on Sunday, Oct. 17, the men anticipate receiving an invitation to the Regional Tournament. Seedings for the tournament will be announced Wednesday, Oct. 20.