Women's Basketball

Hudson Valley’s Molly McGuire Recognized by Region III

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 429-9486
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, February 14, 2007

Molly McGuire (Ravena/Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk High School), a sophomore guard on Hudson Valley Community College’s women’s basketball team, was named the NJCAA Region III Female Athlete of the Week for the period ending Sunday, February 11.

McGuire set a school record with 43 points in a 102-61 win over Adirondack Community College on February 6. She eclipsed the previous record of 40 points set by Lindsey Bradt on November 2, 2001. Her 43 points were just two shy of the NJCAA Division III national record of 45 points set by Gloucester County College’s Chrissy DeMarco in 2000. McGuire also had 16 rebounds and blocked three shots against Adirondack.

Hudson Valley sports a 13-14 record this season and is 12-11 in Region III play. The Lady Vikings will visit SUNY Delhi on Saturday, February 17.