Women's Basketball

Women’s Basketball Opens with Win

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016

The Hudson Valley Community College women’s basketball team (1-0) defeated Rockland Community College (0-2) 57-37 on Wednesday evening.

Hudson Valley trailed 23-19 at the half, but they came out in the third quarter to hold the Hawks to only 2 points. The Vikings would then outscore Rockland 25-12 in the fourth quarter. Destynie Jackson (Columbia/Albany) led the team with 17 points, and Kali Szczepanski (Watervliet/Watervliet) added 12 in the win.

The women host Cayuga on Saturday for a game at 1 p.m.