Hudson Valley Softball Sweeps Mohawk Valley

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, April 12, 2004

The Hudson Valley Community College (14-6-1) softball team exploded for 24 runs and 24 hits in a doubleheader sweep over Mohawk Valley Community College (3-5) earlier today in Utica. Hudson Valley won the opener, 14-4, and the nightcap, 10-1.

Freshman Reality Price (East Greenbush/Columbia High School) was three-for-four with a double and two RBI to lead the Lady Vikings in the opening game. Freshman Annemarie Nelson (East Greenbush/Columbia High School) added two triples and two RBI.

Sophomore pitcher Samantha Zotto (Troy/Troy High School) allowed only one run on four hits to pick up the win for Hudson Valley in the nightcap. She improves her record to 7-0 this season and has won 16 consecutive decisions.

Nelson finished the second game four-for-four with two doubles and two RBI. Freshman Mindy McDonough (Lansingburgh/Lansingburgh High School) was three-for-three with two doubles and an RBI.

Game 1 
Hudson Valley 335 30 – 14  12  3 
Mohawk Valley 201 01 –  4   6  5 
Hudson Valley: Stephanie Goodspeed and Dana Herchenroder
Mohawk Valley: Philpotts and Day
Game 2 
Hudson Valley 144 01 – 10  12  1 
Mohawk Valley 010 00 –  1   4  1 
Hudson Valley: Samantha Zotto and Becky Frederick
Mohawk Valley: Philpotts and Critelli