Women's Soccer

Women’s Soccer Opens with Win

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 429-9486
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, August 31, 2007

The Hudson Valley Community College (1-0/1-0 Region III) women’s soccer team got its season underway with a 5-0 win over Clinton Community College on Friday in Troy.

Sophomore forward Brenna Mereness picked up where she left off a year ago, scoring three goals to lead the Lady Vikings. Mereness gave the Vikings an early 1-0 lead, scoring 9:25 into the opening half.

Sophomores Alyssa Cavosie and Brittany Schuman also score in the first half to gave the Lady Vikings a 3-0 lead at the break.

Freshman goaltenders Kyle Rivett and Emily Tironi each made two saves to preserve the shutout.