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Hudson Valley Football Players To Sign National Letters of Intent

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, January 30, 2004

WHAT: A news conference at which up to eight Hudson Valley Community College student-athletes will sign a National Letter of Intent to continue their education and football careers at an NCAA Division I-A or I-AA institution next year. Hudson Valley head coach Bob Jojo, along with the players, will be on hand for photographs and to answer questions.
WHEN: Wednesday, February 4, 3:15 p.m.
WHERE: Athletic Conference Room
McDonough Sports Complex, Second Floor
80 Vandenburgh Ave., Troy, NY

It\'s signing day across the country and once again, the Hudson Valley football program will be involved. As many as eight members of the 2003 Hudson Valley football team will announce where they will attend college next fall.

In addition to the players who will sign on Feb. 4, linebacker John Howell and fullback Atiba Taylor have already signed a National Letter of Intent during the mid-year junior college transfer period in December. Howell is attending New Mexico State University, and Taylor will be enrolling at Northern Michigan University.

Over the last four years, Hudson Valley players have went on to play at the University of Pittsburgh, University of Illinois, South Florida University, Temple University, Louisiana Tech University, New Mexico State University, Appalachian State University, Southwest Missouri State University, Western Carolina University and Howard University.