Weekly Sports Wrap-Up 10/7-10/14

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063

FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, October 14, 2002

Laura Roberts (Petersburgh, NY/Catholic Central) had 19 kills, 10 digs and nine blocks over 8 games en route to garnering All-Tournament honors at the Cobleskill Invitational on Saturday. The Hudson Valley (5-14-2) volleyball team won a match, lost a match and recorded two ties in a tournament format that allowed for only two games per match.

Hudson Valley defeated Rockland Community College 2-0 (30-13, 30-15), tied with Tompkins-Cortland Community College 1-1 (30-16, 25-30) and Cobleskill 1-1 (30-19, 26-30), before losing to Monroe Community College 2-0 (19-30, 23-30).

On Tuesday, October 8, the lady Vikings got seven kills apiece from Roberts and Erin Fagan (East Greenbush, NY/Columbia) to defeat Adirondack Community College 2-0 (30-21, 30-23). Setter Courtney Ross (Ravena, NY/Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk) dished out 27 assists.

Fagan is leading the Hudson Valley attack this season with 2.7 kills per game while Ross is averaging 9.1 assists per game.

Upcoming Volleyball Action: Tuesday, October 15, vs Mohawk Valley, 6 p.m.; Thursday, October 17, vs. Cobleskill, 5 p.m.