Hudson Valley Community College Women’s Softball Splits with Mohawk Valley

CONTACT: Kristan M. Pelletier, (518) 629-8063,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, April 23, 2009

The Hudson Valley Community College softball team (10-10) split its doubleheader with Mohawk Valley Community College Thursday afternoon. The Vikings dropped the first game 7-4, but rebounded with a 9-8 victory in the second game.

In the first game, Kayla Lynch (Colonie HS/Colonie) went 3 for 3 with three doubles to lead the Vikings. In the second game, Lynch again led the Vikings with a 3 for 4 effort at the plate including a home run and Laci Sullivan (Schuylerville HS/Schuylerville) was also 3 for 4 in the victory.

On the season, the Vikings are led by Megan McGurn (Bethlehem HS/Slingerlands) who is batting .500 with 14 RBIs and Lynch who is batting .424 with 18 RBIs.

The team is back in action this Saturday when they host Broome Community College at 1 p.m.