Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball's Youngs Earns First Team All-Region

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, Feb. 27, 2012

Hudson Valley Community College women's basketball standout Arianna Youngs (Lansingburgh/Troy) earned First Team All-Region honors on Monday afternoon.

Youngs leads the Vikings with an average of 19.2 points per game--giving her a ranking of fourth in the region--and 107 total steals on the year. She is tenth all-time in Viking history with 442 points in a season, fourth with 107 steals in a season, and third in career steals with 189. Youngs had a career- high of 31 points earlier in the season against Adirondack Community College.

The #5 seeded Vikings head to the Region III Tournament at Cayuga Community College to take on #4 Clinton Community College on Friday, March 2 at 5 p.m.