Team Play Nets 79-50 Victory
CONTACT: Jeff Foley (518) 629-8085 or (518) 210-4161
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, January 14, 2002
Five Players Score In Double Figures As Lady Vikings Roll;
Davis And Bradt Lead The Way Against Adirondack
Queensbury, N.Y., January 14, 2002 – En route
to a 79-50 road win, Hudson Valley Community College's women's basketball
team stormed out to a 14-0 lead against Adirondack Community College this
evening. Five players – Megan Davis (Greenwich H.S.), Carolyn
Keeler (Cohoes H.S.), Jill Valachovic (Schalmont H.S.), Tanya
DeLaMater (Tamarac H.S.) and Lindsey Bradt (Bishop Maginn H.S.)
– scored at least 11 points for the Lady Vikings.
Hudson Valley, ranked No. 6 in the nation among Division
III junior colleges, is now 11-3 overall.
Bradt, the second-leading scorer in the country among
Division III players, recorded her third consecutive double-double, picking
up 20 points and 11 rebounds. She also had seven assists. Additionally,
Davis had a stellar all-around game. Hudson Valley's starting point guard,
she had 13 points, six assists, five rebounds and six steals. Davis hit
her first six field goal attempts.
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