Hudson Valley Volleyball Falls to Undefeated Mohawk Valley

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, October 18, 2004

The Hudson Valley Community College volleyball suffered a 3-0 (30-11, 30-22, 30-21) setback to Mohawk Valley Community College on Monday night in the McDonough Sports Complex.

Hudson Valley falls to 8-8 on the season and 4-2 in the Mountain Valley Conference. Mohawk Valley, which is ranked No. 2 in the latest NJCAA Division III poll, improves to 31-0 and 6-0 in conference play.

The Lady Vikings held a 22-21 lead in the second game of the match, but Mohawk Valley scored nine unanswered points to take the game and eventually the match.

Freshman Colleen Horan (Schenectady/Mohonasen High School) led Hudson Valley with six kills and 12 digs. Sophomore Rachel Bishop (Red Hook/Red Hook High School) had five kills and 14 digs.

Hudson Valley will complete its regular season at Morrisville State College, at 6 p.m. on Friday, October 22, 2004.