Softball Falls in Opener to Columbia-Greene

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, April 4, 2013

The Hudson Valley Community College softball team (0-2) lost to Columbia-Greene Community College (5-2-1) 12-4 and 5-4 on Thursday afternoon.

Meghan Roullier (Columbia/Wynantskill) led the Vikings in game one with a triple and single, scoring two runs. Emily Johnson (Tamarac/Wynantskill) and Katie Traver (Shenendehowa/Clifton Park) also contributed two singles each in the loss. In game two, Maggie Miller (Maple Hill/Schodack) recorded 10 strikeouts on the mound, allowing only one earned run. Samantha Mattey (Lansingburgh/Lansingburgh), Sierra Bailey (Hoosick Falls/Hoosick Falls) and Traver all recorded two hits in the one-run loss to the Twins.

The softball team travels to SUNY Delhi on Sunday for a doubleheader beginning at 2 p.m.