Women's Soccer

Late Goal Lifts Women's Soccer Past Albany Pharmacy Photo Available

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FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Tuesday, September 12, 2006

Hudson Valley vs. Albany College of Pharmacy
Hudson Valley vs. Albany College of Pharmacy
The Hudson Valley Community College women's soccer team improved its record to 4-1 on the season with a 1-0 win over Albany College of Pharmacy (2-1) on Tuesday in Troy.

The game was scoreless until Brittany Wilkinson (Watervliet/Watervliet High School) scored off a cross from Brenna Mereness (Castleton/Maple Hill High School) with 13:28 remaining in the second half.

Albany Pharmacy held a 17-16 shot advantage. April Mevoli (Ravena/Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk High School) played the first 20 minutes in goal and stopped four shots. Janel VanAlstyne (Melrose/Tamarac High School) played the final 70 minutes and made 10 saves for the Lady Vikings.