Softball Sweeps Adirondack

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, April 28, 2004

The Hudson Valley Community College (22-6-1/17-1 Region III) softball team, ranked fourth in the latest NJCAA Division III poll, pounded out 30 hits in a doubleheader sweep over Adirondack Community College (11-15/8-8 Region III). Hudson Valley won the opener, 8-2, and the nightcap, 11-3.

Freshman Mindy McDonough (Lansingburgh/Lansingburgh High School) went a combined seven-for-nine with four RBI to lead the Lady Vikings' attack.

Sophomore Stephanie Goodspeed (Lansingburgh/Lansingburgh High School), who picked up the win on the mound for Hudson Valley in the opening game, had three hits in the nightcap.

Sophomore pitcher Samantha Zotto (Troy/Troy High School) only allowed three runs on seven hits in the nightcap to improve her record to 11-0 on the season. She has won 20 consecutive games dating back to last season.

Hudson Valley will host Monroe Community College at 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 2 in its final regular season game.

Game 1
Hudson Valley	240 020 0 – 8  13  1
Adirondack	002 000 0 – 2   7  1
Hudson Valley: Stephanie Goodspeed and Dana Herchenroder
Adirondack: Therrian and Brookins
Game 2
Hudson Valley	130 205 – 11  17  0
Adirondack	000 300 –  3   7  1
Hudson Valley: Samantha Zotto and Becky Frederick
Adirondack: Greene and Brookins