Hudson Valley Volleyball Qualifies for Region III Tournament

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, October 24, 2005

The Hudson Valley Community College (10-10) volleyball team is the 11th seed in the NJCAA Region III Tournament and will travel to sixth-seeded Onondaga Community College on Tuesday, October 25 for an opening round match. The Match is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.

After an eight year absence, Hudson Valley has now qualified for the tournament for the second straight year. Sophomore Colleen Horan (Rotterdam/Mohonasen High School) is averaging 2.2 kills and 5.4 digs per game. Freshman Betina Kristel (Schenectady/Schenectady High School) is averaging 7.1 assists and has 54 service aces.

Onondaga defeated Hudson Valley, 2-1, in the only meeting between the two colleges this season.

  1. Monroe Community College
  2. Jamestown Community College
  3. SUNY Cobleskill
  4. Fulton Montgomery Community College
  5. Mohawk Valley Community College
  6. Onondaga Community College
  7. Tompkins Cortland Community College
  8. Jefferson Community College
  9. Broome Community College
  10. Alfred State College
  11. Hudson Valley Community College