Soccer Player Honored Again
CONTACT: Jeff Foley (518) 629-8085 or (518) 373-1262
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Tuesday, November 27, 2001
Hudson Valley Community College's women's soccer
player Christine Parker (Laurens H.S., Mount Visions, N.Y.) was
recently named to the All-NJCAA Division III Region III Second Team. A
first-year forward, Parker was honored earlier with First Team All-Mountain
Valley Conference status.
Parker, who also is a forward for Hudson Valley's
women's basketball team, which is currently ranked fifth in the nation
among Division III junior colleges, scored eight goals and contributed
five assists this past soccer season.
Hudson Valley's women's soccer team posted
a 7-6 record in 2001.
In the 2000-01 academic year, Hudson Valley's athletic
teams combined to win 72 percent of their contests. The ice hockey team
won the NJCAA championship, the baseball team earned a berth in the NJCAA
World Series and the football team won the Region III title. The women's
basketball team earned a No. 1 national ranking and turned in a 24-3 record
while the men's hoop squad competed in the Region III championship game.
Additionally, two Vikings earned Region III Player-of-the-Year status,
20 were named All-Region III performers, and 10 were honored with All-American