Women's Basketball

Women’s Basketball Keeps Winning

CONTACT: Kristan M. Pelletier, (518) 629-8063,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009

The Hudson Valley Community College women’s basketball team (9-5) recorded a lopsided victory over Schenectady County Community College, 87-26, Thursday evening.

Leading 36-10 at the half, the Vikings exploded for 51 second half points. Stevie Connell (Waterford HS/Waterford) led four players in double figures with 18 points. Jess Zmiyarch (Saugerties HS/Saugerties) added a season high 16 points, and Rachel Dooley (Berlin HS/Grafton) and Sarah Carciobolo (Colonie HS/Colonie) chipped in with 12 apiece.

The Vikings currently hold a seven game winning streak and are back in action Sunday, Jan. 18, when they host Tompkins Cortland Community College at 1 p.m.