Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball Holds off Schenectady

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013

The Hudson Valley Community College women’s basketball team (6-8) defeated Schenectady County Community College (8-4) 66-58 on Saturday afternoon.

Schenectady made a late push to pull within four late in the game, but the Vikings came away with the win. Samantha Tomeck (Duanesburg/Duanesburg) led the way with 23 points and seven rebounds. Hudson Valley got big games out of both post players in Angelica Smith (Shaker/Latham) and Raeshelle Frasier (Schenectady/Schenectady) who both recorded double-doubles. Smith finished with 21 points and 17 rebounds, and Frasier recorded 10 points and 14 rebounds.

The women travel to North Country on Wednesday, Jan. 16 for a game at 1 p.m.