Hudson Valley to Host Baseball/Softball Media Day on March 17
CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, March 15, 2004
||Hudson Valley Community College baseball/softball media day
||Wednesday, March 17, 4:45-5:30 p.m.
||McDonough Sports Complex gymnasium
80 Vandenburgh Ave., Troy
Players and coaches from the Hudson Valley baseball and softball teams
will be available to answer questions about the upcoming season.
Entering his 10th year, Hudson Valley baseball coach Tom Reinisch has
12 players returning, including nine players that hit over .300 a year
ago. Hudson Valley, which finished 27-17 last season and lost in the
Region III championship game, is ranked 12th in the preseason NJCAA Division
The Hudson Valley softball team, which finished 29-8 last season, is
ranked No. 3 in the preseason NJCAA Division III poll. The Lady Vikings
return six players including pitcher Stephanie Goodspeed (Lansingburgh
High School), who was the team's top starter as a freshman. Head coach
Jeff Beyer is entering his second season. The Hudson Valley softball
team has not had a losing season since 1987.