Lady Vikings Fall Short Against Mohawk Valley
CONTACT: Jeff Foley (518) 629-8085 or (518) 373-1262
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, February 17, 2000
Hudson Valley Drops A 58-43 Contest Despite
Lindsey Bradt's 19 Points And Nine Rebounds
Troy, February 17 – Hudson Valley Community
College's women's basketball team lost a physical contest, 58-43, to Mohawk
Valley Community College this afternoon. This is just the second loss of
the season for Hudson Valley, ranked fourth in the nation among NJCAA Division
The Lady Vikings (22-2) close out the regular season
at Fulton-Montgomery Community College at 7 p.m. on February 20. The NJCAA
Division III Region III playoffs begin on March 2. Mohawk Valley, ranked
seventh in the nation, is now 19-4.
The Lady Vikings opened up an early lead at Troy's
McDonough Complex this afternoon, but Mohawk Valley surged to 24-8 edge
late in the first half. A resilient Hudson Valley squad, however, capitalized
on Lindsey Bradt's (Bishop Maginn) 13 first-half points and finished
the opening half on a 13-8 run, closing to within 11 points. Mohawk Valley
led 32-21 at halftime.
The two teams traded baskets for much of the second
Bradt led all scorers with 19 points. She also had
nine rebounds, four blocks, three assists and two steals. Meagan Squires
(Hoosic Valley) pulled down 12 boards. Valerie Boyce (Schuylerville)
contributed four steals.
MOHAWK VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE 58
HUDSON VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE 43
Davis 1-2-5, Hampton 2-0-4, Boyce 1-1-3, Sheehan
2-1-5, Lindsey Bradt 4-11-19, Squires 3-0-6, Cotugno 1-0-2. Totals 14-15-43.
Buhrow 2-1-5, Sears 1-2-4, Casey 2-1-5, Dempsey
3-0-6, Bordiuk 2-3-7, Moylan 1-0-2, Amanda Mortelette 5-1-11, Abby Kochan
8-2-18. Totals 24-10-58.
Halftime: Mohawk Valley, 32-21.
Three-point goals: None.
Hudson Valley Community College, located in Troy,
offers more than 50 degree and certificate programs in four academic divisions;
Business; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Sciences; and
Liberal Arts and Sciences. One of 30 community colleges in the State University
of New York system, Hudson Valley has an enrollment of more than 9,000
students each year, and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives
and worker retraining.