Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Loses Close Game to North Country

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011

The Hudson Valley Community College women's basketball team (1-2) lost to North Country Community College (2-1) 70-65 on Thursday evening.

Trailing behind after the first half, Hudson Valley battled back to take the lead in the second half, but foul trouble doomed them in the end. Arianna Youngs (Lansingburgh/Troy) led the Vikings with 25 points and nine rebounds. Angelica Smith (Shaker/Latham) recorded her first double-double of the season with 14 points and 11 rebounds, while Erica Houle (Shaker/Latham) added 14 points in the loss.

The Vikings host Finger Lakes Community College this Sunday at 1 p.m.