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Women's Basketball

01/12/2008
Hudson Valley Women’s Basketball Defeats Holyoke

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, January 12, 2008

Freshman forward Amber Batzold (Albany/Columbia High School) finished with 19 points and 14 rebounds to lead the Hudson Valley Community College (6-11) women’s basketball team to a 61-36 win over Holyoke Community College today in Troy.

Freshman forward Rachel Dooley (Grafton/Berlin High School) also posted a double-double for the Lady Vikings with 16 points and 16 rebounds and sophomore Erika Russo (Salem/Salem High School) chipped in 11 points.

Hudson Valley returns to action at 5 p.m. Wednesday, January 16 when it visits Schenectady County Community College.

HUDSON VALLEY 61, HOLYOKE 36

Holyoke (36): Tara Henson 2-0-5, Jackie Beaulieu 4-0-8, Ashley Piccirilli 1-0-2, Megan Baker 0-3-3, Tomie Lafond 4-1-11, Erin Russell 2-3-7, Totals: 13-7-36.

Hudson Valley (61): Rachel Dooley 4-8-16, Erika Russo 5-0-11, Katie Wilday 3-0-8, Jenna Smith 1-2-4, Amber Batzold 6-7-19, Lindsay Zilberman 1-1-3, Totals: 20-18-61.

Three-point goals: Holyoke 3 (Henson, Lafond 2); Hudson Valley 3 (Russo, Wilday 2)

Halftime: Hudson Valley led 25-17