Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Team Falls to North Country

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011

The Hudson Valley Community College men's soccer team (1-2) lost to North Country Community College (1-0) 3-2 on Saturday afternoon.

The Vikings took a 2-2 tie into halftime, but a North Country goal in the second half earned them the victory. Ryan Hanehan (South Glens Falls/Halfmoon) and Jarret Farrell (Columbia/East Greenbush) each scored a goal in the defeat, while Joseph Lombardo (Orchard Park/Orchard Park) added an assist.

Richard Acheson (Columbia, North Greenbush) and Brandon Leichman (Guilderland/Guilderland) combined for seven saves in goal.

The men's next game is Wednesday, Sept. 14 at Tompkins Cortland Community College starting at 4 p.m.