Women's Soccer

Hudson Valley Upsets Third-Ranked Delhi

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Sophomore Laurel Good (Brainard) scored the game winning goal with 6:54 remaining in the second overtime to lift the Hudson Valley Community College (5-1/5-1 Region III) women’s soccer team to a 3-2 win over SUNY Delhi (3-1-1/2-1-1 Region III) today in Troy. Delhi is ranked No. 3 in the latest NJCAA Division III national poll.

Hudson Valley opened the scoring in the first half when sophomore Alyssa Cavosie (Waterford/Shenendehowa High School) took a pass from sophomore Brenna Mereness (Castleton/Maple Hill High School) and punched it into the back of the net in the 13th minute.

Delhi would tie the game four minutes later on a goal by Kaitlyn Tetrault. She took a direct kick from 25 yards away and put it into the top left corner of the net.

Freshman Shannon Goyer (Petersburgh/Berlin High School) gave Hudson Valley a 2-1 lead with a goal six minutes into the second half but Delhi would tie it again on a breakaway goal by Courtney Hoyt with 20:36 remaining in the game.

Freshman goaltender Emily Tironi (Waterford/Waterford-Halfmoon High School) stopped seven shots to preserve the win for Hudson Valley.

Delhi         1 1 0 – 2
Hudson Valley 1 1 1 – 3

Delhi: Kaitlyn Tetrault 1-0, Courtney Hoyt 1-0
Hudson Valley: Alyssa Cavosie 1-0, Brenna Mereness 0-1, Shannon Goyer 1-0, Brittany Schuman 0-1, Laurel Good 1-0

Delhi: Beanna Gault 9
Hudson Valley: Emily Tironi 7