Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Team Wins Seventh Straight Game

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7180,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Jan. 17, 2011

The Hudson Valley Community College women's basketball team (10-5) won their seventh consecutive game, defeating Tompkins Cortland Community College (1-14) 79-44 on Monday, Jan. 17 at home. The Lady Vikings led by 21 at halftime and extended the lead in the second half to improve their overall record to 10-5. Laurel Jicha (Hannibal/Hannibal) had a game-high 24 points and 17 rebounds, while Stacey Salisbury (Schenectady/ Schenectady) also recorded a double-double with 20 points and 14 rebounds.

The Lady Vikings travel to Herkimer County Community College on Saturday, Jan. 22. Tip-off is at 1 p.m.