Women's Basketball

Women’s Basketball Defeats Jefferson

CONTACT: Kristan M. Pelletier, (518) 629-8063,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008

The Hudson Valley Community College women’s basketball team (5-5) recorded another victory with a 59-48 defeat over Jefferson Community College Saturday afternoon.

The Vikings jumped out to an early 30-21 lead at the half, and never looked back. Marie O’Malley (Oneonta HS/Oneonta) led the team in scoring with 15 points, including two three point goals. Paige Colfer (Watervliet HS/Menands) added 10 points and Sarah Carciobolo (Colonie HS/Colonie) added nine.

The team is back in action again this Saturday, Dec. 13, when they host Broome Community College in their second meeting of the season at 3 p.m.