Women's Basketball

Hudson Valley Women's Basketball Team Defeats Herkimer for Eighth Straight Win

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7180,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Jan. 22, 2011

The Hudson Valley Community College women's basketball team (11-5) defeated Herkimer County Community College (4-13) 64-50 at Herkimer on Saturday, Jan. 22. The Vikings have extended their winning streak to eight games. Hudson Valley led by only three points at the break, but opened up the second half with a 15-3 run. Erica Houle (Shaker/ Latham) had a game-high 20 points. Arianna Youngs (Lansingburgh/ Lansingburgh) used her speed to record seven steals while also adding 13 points.

The women's next game is at home against Adirondack Community College, Tuesday, Jan. 25. Tip-off is at 6 p.m.