Lady Vikings Finish Second at Region III Tennis Tournament Photo Available

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FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Sunday, October 8, 2006

The Hudson Valley Community College tennis team finished in a tie for second place at the Region III tennis tournament over the weekend in Syracuse. Hudson Valley and Onondaga Community College each finished with seven points, which was four points shy of regional champion Broome Community College.

Freshman Nicole Korzyk (Albany/Albany High School) wrapped up a perfect season with a pair of individual title for Hudson Valley. She captured the No. 4 singles title with a win over Broome's Somer Martin in the semifinals and a 6-1, 6-2 win over Onondaga's Vanesaa Snyder in the championship match. Korzyk finished the year with a perfect 5-0 singles record.

Korzyk teamed with sophomore Jessica Newman (Castleton/Maple Hill High School) to win the No. 2 doubles title. The two finished the year with a perfect 5-0 doubles record.

Hudson Valley Tournament Results


No. 1
Kendra Williams def. Sarah Sydoriw (MVCC) 6-2, 6-3
Brittanty Williams (BCC) def. Kendra Williams 6-1, 4-6, 6-2

No. 2
Nelli Kowalik (OCC) def. Jessica Newman 6-3, 6-3

No. 3
Irene Carcache def. Jennifer Schrider (MVCC) 6-0, 6-2
Alex Karigut (BCC) def. Irene Carcache 6-2, 6-2

No. 4
Nicole Korzyk def. Somer Martin (BCC) 6-0, 6-2
Nicole Korzyk def. Vanessa Snyder (OCC) 6-1, 6-2


No. 1
Williams/Carcache def. Krause/Block (OCC) 7-5, 4-6, 7-6
Williams/Lindsley (BCC) def. Williams/Carcache 6-2, 3-6, 6-4

No. 2
Newman/Korzyk def. Karigut/Morissey (BCC) 4-6, 6-3, 6-4
Newman/Korzyk def. Kowalik/Lobdell (OCC) 5-7, 6-2, 6-3

Irene Carcache Irene Carcache Nicole Korzyk and Jessica Newman Nicole Korzyk and Jessica Newman
Kendra Williams Kendra Williams Kendra Williams and Irene Carcache Kendra Williams and Irene Carcache
Nicole Korzyk Nicole Korzyk 2006 Region III Runner-up Team 2006 Region III Runner-up Team