Women's Soccer

Women’s Soccer Upsets No. 7 Genesee

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Sunday, September 24, 2006

The Hudson Valley Community College (6-4/5-4 Region III) women’s soccer team defeated Genesee Community College (8-2), 2-1, on Sunday in Batavia. Genesee entered the game ranked seventh in the latest NJCAA Division III poll.

Freshman Brenna Mereness (Castleton/Maple Hill High School) scored the game-winner for Hudson Valley in the 70th minute off an assist from sophomore Deana Semenza (Clifton Park/Shenedehowa High School).

Sophomore Brittany Wilkinson (Watervliet/Watervliet High School) also scored for the Lady Vikings.

Sophomore goalie Janel VanAlstyne (Melrose/Tamarac High School) stopped nine shots to earn the win.