Women's Basketball

Women's Hoop Game Rescheduled

CONTACT: Jeff Foley (518) 629-8085 or (518) 373-1262

FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, February 1, 2002

Hudson Valley Community College's women's basketball game against SUNY Morrisville, originally scheduled for Jan. 31, has been rescheduled for 5 p.m. on Feb. 21. The game, which was postponed because of inclement weather, will be played at Hudson Valley's McDonough Complex.

In the 2000-01 academic year, Hudson Valley's athletic teams combined to win 72 percent of their contests. The ice hockey team won the NJCAA championship, the baseball team earned a berth in the NJCAA World Series and the football team won the Region III title. The women's basketball team earned a No. 1 national ranking and turned in a 24-3 record while the men's hoop squad competed in the Region III championship game. Additionally, two Vikings earned Region III Player-of-the-Year status, 20 were named All-Region III performers, and 10 were honored with All-American status.