Lady Vikings Defeat Clinton 51-30
CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, October 6, 2002
The Hudson Valley Community College (2-1) women's basketball team scored the first 15 points of the game and went on defeat Clinton Community College 51-30 earlier tonight at the McDonough Complex in Troy.
Angela Von Wergers (Albany/Bishop Gibbons High School) posted her second consecutive double-double with 16 points and 14 rebounds to lead Hudson Valley. Tanya DeLaMater (Troy/Tamarac High School) also had 16 points for the Lady Vikings while Latrice Cowart (Severn, MD/Meade High School) finished with six points and 11 boards.
Hudson Valley held the Cougars (0-1) off the scoreboard for the first seven minutes and 12 seconds of the game and took a 34-8 lead into the break. Clinton shot only 14.2 percent (7-for-21) from the floor in the first half.
Hudson Valley will travel to SUNY Canton this Saturday, November 9 for a 3 p.m. tip-off.
HUDSON VALLEY 51, CLINTON 30
Hudson Valley (51): Carolyn Keeler 2-0-4, Casey Brinkman 2-2-7, Lindsay Frament 1-0-2, Latrice Cowart 3-0-6, Tanya DeLaMater 7-0-16, Angela Von Wergers 7-2-16, Totals 22-4-51.
Clinton (30): Kathy Ellen Davis 2-0-5, Kaleen McCool 2-1-6, Alicia Kryston 1-0-3, Katie Johnston 5-0-11, Desiree LaPointe 2-1-5, Totals 12-2-30.
Halftime: Hudson Valley, 34-8.
3-point goals: Hudson Valley 3 (DeLaMater 2, Brinkman). Clinton 4 (Davis, McCool, Kryston, Johnston).