Lady Vikings Double-Up Delhi 74-37
CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, January 16, 2003
Sophomore guard Tanya DeLamater (Troy/Tamarac High School) finished with 23 points, nine assists and six steals to lead the Hudson Valley Community College women's basketball team to a 74-37 win over SUNY Delhi earlier tonight in Troy.
Hudson Valley has won five of its last six games to run its record to 12-5, and has defeated Delhi in 13 straight contests dating back to 1996.
Four Lady Vikings finished in double-figures scoring. Sophomore forward Carolyn Keeler (Cohoes/Cohoes High School) had 16 points and nine assists. Sophomore forward Angela Von Wergers (Albany/Bishop Gibbons High School) tallied 13 points and seven rebounds while freshman forward Latrice Cowart (Severn, MD/Meade High School) added 12 points and 11 boards.
Hudson Valley didn't allow a field goal during the first 10 minutes of the contest and held a 26-2 lead with 10:30 remaining in the first half.
Freshman forward Jennifer LePinnet (Walton/Walton High School) netted 24 points to pace Delhi (2-9).
Hudson Valley will play at Morrisville on Saturday, January 18. Tip-off is scheduled for 1 p.m.
HUDSON VALLEY 74, DELHI 37
Delhi (37): Annah Mason 3-3-9, Heather Henderson 2-0-4, Jennifer LePinnet 11-2-24, Totals 16-5-37.
Hudson Valley (74): Carolyn Keeler 7-1-16, Danielle White 1-0-2, Casey Brinkman 2-0-4, Lindsay Frament 1-0-2, Latrice Cowart 6-0-12, Tanya DeLaMater 11-0-23, Angela Von Wergers 6-1-13, Antoinette Burke 1-0-2, Totals 35-2-74.
Halftime: Hudson Valley, 46-18.
3-point baskets: Delhi 0. Hudson Valley 2 (DeLaMater, Keeler).