Tomorrow's Athletic Events Postponed
CONTACT: Jeff Foley (518) 629-8085 or (518)
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, February 1, 2002
Due to a facility problem at Herkimer County
Community College, Hudson Valley Community College's athletic events scheduled
for tomorrow have been postponed.
Hudson Valley's men's and women's basketball teams were
set to travel to Herkimer tomorrow. The women were slated to play against
Herkimer at 1 p.m. and the men were scheduled to play at 3 p.m.
The men's game has been rescheduled for 7 p.m. on Feb. 18,
at Herkimer. The women's game has been rescheduled for noon on Feb. 23, also at
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 status.