Women's Basketball

Hudson Valley Women's Basketball Defeats Tompkins Cortland

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Sunday, January 22, 2006

Sophomore forward Kristene Longendyke (Kingston/Kingston High School) hit four three-point baskets en route to a game-high 20 points in leading the Hudson Valley Community College (5-14) women's basketball to a 60-33 win over Tompkins Cortland Community College (1-15) earlier today in Troy.

Sophomore forward Colleen Horan (Rotterdam/Mohonasen High School) filled up the box score for the Vikings, finishing with 16 points, 13 rebounds, six steals, five assists and four blocks. Freshman Kelley Barnes (Rotterdam/Mohonasen High School) added 12 points and seven boards.

The Panthers, who shot only 20.7 percent (12-for-58) from the floor, were led by freshman forward Barbara Naylor's (Dundee/Dundee High School) 13 points.

Hudson Valley will visit SUNY Cobleskill at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, January 24.


Tompkins Cortland (33): Katherine Post 2-0-4, Shanica Porter 1-1-3, Maureen Chase 1-0-2, Bethany Williamson 3-3-11, Barbara Naylor 5-3-13, Totals: 12-7-33.

Hudson Valley (60): Kristene Longendyke 6-4-20, Paige Chadwick 1-0-2, Natasha Sanchez 2-0-5, Emily Vasquez 2-1-5, Kelley Barnes 5-2-12, Colleen Horan 7-0-14, Totals: 23-7-60.

Three-point goals: Tompkins Cortland 2 (Williamson 2); Hudson Valley 7 (Longendyke 4, Barnes 2, Sanchez).

Halftime: Hudson Valley led 30-16.