Women's Basketball

Women’s Basketball Outscored in Second Half

CONTACT: Lawrence Snyder, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, December 1, 2016

The Hudson Valley Community College women’s basketball team (2-5) was defeated by Dutchess Community College (4-6) 59-52 on Thursday evening.

The Vikings ended the first quarter with a 23-17 lead and despite only scoring six points in the second quarter, the Vikings finished the first half ahead of the Falcons 29-28. In the second half, the Vikings were unable to contain the Falcons’ defense, as they were outscored in both the third and fourth quarter.

Shelby Duggan (Watervliet/Watervliet) was the top scorer with 19 points. and Kali Szczepanski (Watervliet/Watervliet) scored 14 points in the Vikings loss.

The women travel to Finger Lakes on Saturday at 1 p.m.