Women's Basketball

Women’s Basketball Takes Second at Cayuga Tournament

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Sunday, November 19, 2006

The Hudson Valley Community College (5-2/4-1 Region III) women’s basketball team finished second at the Cayuga Community College tournament over the weekend. Hudson Valley defeated Cayuga, 61-58, in the opener on Saturday before suffering a 62-53 loss to Dean College in the championship game.

Freshman guard Jenna Hughes (Poestenkill/Averill Park High School) and freshman forward Ryan Graham (Menands/Shaker High School) were each named to the All-Tournament team for Hudson Valley. Hughes had 11 points against Cayuga and 12 points and four assists against Dean. Graham finished with seven points against Cayuga and posted 18 points and 14 rebounds against Dean.

Freshman guard Jenna Smith (Cohoes/Cohoes High School) led the Lady Vikings against Cayuga with 17 points. She hit four three-point baskets in the second half.

Hudson Valley returns to action on Sunday, November 26, 2006 at Corning Community College.