Hudson Valley Volleyball Wins Third Straight

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 429-9486
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, September 24, 2007

The Hudson Valley Community College (4-6) volleyball team won its third straight match with a 3-0 (30-18, 30-28, 30-25) win over Herkimer County Community College (2-8) tonight in Troy.

Hudson Valley committed just 12 hitting errors and posted a .232 attack percentage in the win. Sophomore Erika Coughlin (Chelsea/Beacon High School) led the way with 14 kills, seven blocks and three service aces. Freshman Amanda Kwiecien (Saratoga Springs/Saratoga Catholic High School) had eight kills and 18 assists and freshman Kelsey Hart (Rotterdam/Schalmont High School) finished with six kills and two blocks.

Hudson Valley will return to action this Saturday when it begins competition in the two-day Holyoke Invitational.