Vikings and New York Giants Team Up
CONTACT: Jeff Foley (518) 629-8085 or (518) 373-1262
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, July 25, 2001
Fundraising Event Will Benefit Hudson Valley
Community College's Athletic Programs
On August 1, the defending NFC champion New York
Giants will help Hudson Valley Community College celebrate the school's
many recent athletic accomplishments. For $75 per person, attendees will
receive a VIP breakfast, VIP parking, a season parking ID and VIP field
access. Those in attendance will watch training camp up close and personal,
and they'll also have a chance to meet Giants legend George Martin.
The morning's events will run from 8 to 11 a.m.,
at UAlbany. There are a limited number of tickets. RSVP as soon as possible
to Hudson Valley's Athletics Department, 629-7328.
Proceeds will benefit Hudson Valley's athletics
In the 2000-01 academic year, Hudson Valley's 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. Hudson Valley's athletic teams combined to win 72 percent
of their contests in 2000-01. 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 status.