Lady Vikings Win, 101-28
CONTACT: Jeff Foley (518) 629-8085 or (518) 210-4161
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, January 17, 2002
Delhi, N.Y., January 18, 2002 – The Lady Vikings
hit 63 percent of their field goal attempts (44-of-70) as they downed SUNY
Delhi, 101-28, on the road tonight.
Center Meghan Squires (Hoosic Valley H.S.)
led Hudson Valley with a career-high 31 points, connecting on 14-of-23
field goal attempts. She also had 10 rebounds and five steals. All-American
Lindsey Bradt (Bishop Maginn H.S.) had yet another stellar game;
the guard/forward made all 10 of her field goal attempts, contributing
21 points, five rebounds and four steals.
Hudson Valley, ranked No. 7 in the nation among Division
III junior colleges, is now 12-3 overall.
Carolyn Keeler (Cohoes H.S.) had 12 points
for the Lady Vikings, and Megan Davis (Greenwich H.S.) had 10 points,
five assists and seven steals.
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