Women's Soccer

Hudson Valley Women's Soccer Defeats Ulster

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, September 28, 2006

The Hudson Valley Community College (8-4) women's soccer team cruised to a 9-0 win over Ulster County Community College earlier today in Troy.

Freshman Brenna Mereness (Castleton/Maple Hill High School) and sophomore Janel VanAlstyne (Melrose/Tamarac High School) each scored two goals to lead the Lady Vikings. Mereness is among the leaders in Region III with 17 goals thus far this season.

Vanessa Barber (Schoharie/Schoharie High School), Alyssa Cavosie (Clifton Park/Shenendehowa High School), Brittany Wilkinson (Watervliet/Watervliet High School), Andrea Huber (Catskill/Catskill High School) and Laurel Good (Chatham/Chatham High School) also scored for Hudson Valley.

Goaltender April Mevoli (Ravena/Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk High School) made two saves to earn the shutout in net for Hudson Valley.

Ulster        0 0 – 0
Hudson Valley 5 4 – 9

Hudson Valley: Brenna Mereness 2-1, Vanessa Barber 1-1, Alyssa Cavosie 1-1, Brittany Wilkinson 1-0, Andrea Huber 1-0, Janel VanAlstyne 2-0, Laurel Good 1-2.

Ulster: Lisa Simpson 19
Hudson Valley: April Mevoli 2