Women's Basketball

Women’s Basketball Downs Williams JV

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, January 23, 2008

The Hudson Valley Community College (9-11) women’s basketball team won its fifth straight game with a 66-46 win at Williams JV on Wednesday.

Freshman forward Amber Batzold (Albany/Columbia High School) hit 14-of-24 shots from the floor en route to 29 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Lady Vikings. Sophomore Erika Russo (Salem/Salem High School) added 18 points and 15 rebounds.

Hudson Valley shot 49.1 percent (26-of-53) from the floor in the game.

The Lady Vikings return to action this Saturday, January 26 against Herkimer County Community College. The game tips off at 1 p.m. in the McDonough Sports Complex.