Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Wins Seventh Straight

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012

The Hudson Valley Community College women's basketball team (11-6) defeated Herkimer County Community College (7-8) 78-52 on Saturday afternoon.

Hudson Valley was tied 26-26 at halftime, but an 18-2 run in the second half led to a 26-point rout. Tiana Lott (Columbia/Troy) led the Vikings with 23 points and 10 rebounds, while Arianna Youngs (Lansingburgh/Troy) added 18 points and five steals. Angelica Smith (Shaker/Latham) recorded a double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds and Erica Houle (Shaker/Latham) chipped in 13 points in the win.

The Vikings travel to Adirondack on Tuesday, Jan. 24 for a game at 6 p.m.