Lady Vikings Upend Morrisville 56-34
CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, February 6, 2003
Sophomore forward Angela Von Wergers (Albany/Bishop
Gibbons High School) finished with 21 points, 15
rebounds and six steals to lead the Hudson Valley
Community College (17-6) women's basketball team to a
56-34 win over SUNY Morrisville earlier tonight in
Troy. Hudson Valley has won three straight games and
seven of its last eight contests.
Freshman center Latrice Cowart (Severn, MD/Meade High
School) had 16 points and eight boards for the Lady
Vikings while sophomore guard Casey Brinkman
(Troy/Troy High School) added 11 points. Sophomore
guard Tanya DeLaMater (Troy/Tamarac High School)
collected five points, seven rebounds and six assists.
Hudson Valley put the game away early, racing out to
a 17-2 lead over the first eight minutes behind 10
quick points from Von Wergers.
Freshman forward Erin Drescher (Penfield/Penfield
High School) paced Morrisville (4-21) with 14 points.
Hudson Valley will visit Adirondack Community College
on Tuesday, February 11. Tip-off is scheduled for 5
HUDSON VALLEY 56, MORRISVILLE 34
Morrisville (34): Jen Esposito 5-0-10, Kelly Grant
1-0-2, Erin Drescher 7-0-14, Meghan Padian 1-0-2,
Jessica Edsall 3-0-6, Totals: 17-0-34.
Hudson Valley (56): Carolyn Keeler 1-0-2, Casey
Brinkman 5-1-11, Lindsay Frament 0-1-1, Latrice Cowart
7-2-16, Tanya DeLaMater 2-0-5, Angela Von Wergers
9-3-21, Totals: 24-7-56.
Halftime: Hudson Valley, 36-12.
3-point goals: Morrisville 0, Hudson Valley 1