Women’s Tennis Dominates Herkimer

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012

The Hudson Valley Community College women’s tennis team (2-0) defeated the reigning regional champion Herkimer County Community College Generals (1-3) 7-2 on Thursday afternoon.

Emily Qua (Ichabod Crane/Stuyvesant) (6-0, 6-3), Jenna Brophy (Greenwich/Greenwich) (6-2, 6-4) and Haley Knight (Chatham/Canaan) (6-3, 6-2) all won their matches without dropping a set in the first, second and third singles flights. Sarah Nuss (Averill Park/Wynantskill) and Nicole Cassidy (Maple Hill/Castleton) both won their singles matches (6-1, 6-2), while Knight and Cassidy (8-5) and Janel Weaver (Schenectady/Bellevue) and Elizabeth Batchelder (Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake) (8-1) both won their doubles matches.

The women host their first match of the season on Saturday, Sept. 22 against Mohawk Valley at noon.