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Men’s and women’s basketball kick off the season

Men’s and women’s basketball kick off the season

November 15, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Brian Dengler Staff Writer Women’s Basketball The women’s team kicked off their season last Saturday against Cayuga Community College in an away game that was a tightly-defensive, contentious face-off. By the end of the first quarter, Cayuga had an 18-14 lead. The tides changed in the second quarter, as HudsonRead More

A season of victories and losses experienced by the Vikings

A season of victories and losses experienced by the Vikings

November 15, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Sports Editor Putting in some serious effort on the field, the Vikings worked hard to earn their accomplishments and improve on their losses during the fall 2017 season. The men’s soccer team finished the season at the NJCAA Region III Quarterfinal with an overall record of 9-8. TheRead More

Men’s basketball begins with a close game

Men’s basketball begins with a close game

November 8, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Sports Editor The men’s basketball team collected their first win this season against the Rockland Community College Hawks. The game took place at home this past Wednesday at 7 p.m., and ended with an impressive score of 88-83. Forward Taylor Slattery, a sophomore construction management major, contributed 23Read More

Women’s soccer end the season with two accomplishments

Women’s soccer end the season with two accomplishments

November 8, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Brian Dengler Staff Writer The women’s soccer team finished their season with an overall record of 12-5 at the Region III Women’s Soccer Championship after an extremely impressive streak of eight wins, losing to Herkimer College last Sunday. Their first game, and win, of the week took place at home,Read More

Cross country closes out the year with mixed success

Cross country closes out the year with mixed success

November 8, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Richard Decker Staff Writer The Vikings Men’s and Women’s Cross Country teams have trained effortlessly to improve their showings at conference and invitational meets as runners dominate their personal records, placing inside the Top-5 on multiple occasions throughout the season. The start of the competition season began in September withRead More

Men’s soccer close the season with 9-8

Men’s soccer close the season with 9-8

November 8, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Brian Dengler Staff Writer Men’s soccer had their last two matchups of the season against Jefferson Community College and Finger Lakes Community College in the Sun-Regionals last week. In their first game they took on Jefferson Community College, along with the women’s team. In the first seven minutes, Hudson ValleyRead More

Viking alumni inducted into Hall of Fame

Viking alumni inducted into Hall of Fame

October 24, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Sports Editor The accomplishments of former students, coaches and contributors were recognized and celebrated at the Hall of Fame induction for the Class of 2017 on Oct. 7. The first ceremony in a decade was held in the McDonough Sports Complex, and included a reception and an inductionRead More

Vikings athletics set to return for winter season

Vikings athletics set to return for winter season

October 24, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Sports Editor A new season of athletics is set to begin at the Valley as the last leaves fall to the ground. Cross country, soccer, volleyball and football are ushered out and basketball and bowling are ushered in. The men’s basketball team finished the 2016-2017 season with anRead More

Wrap up of the week: Oct. 14-20

Wrap up of the week: Oct. 14-20

October 24, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Brian Dengler Staff Writer Women’s Volleyball Women’s volleyball collected a win this week in their final home game of the season against Ulster County Community College. Their first set was the closest of the evening, as Hudson Valley claimed the first point with a 25-17 victory. Unfortunately for Ulster, theyRead More

Kaitlin Nadeau named NJCAA Player of the Week

Kaitlin Nadeau named NJCAA Player of the Week

October 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Julio Rodriguez Editor-in-Chief “There is something about soccer that made me love the sport. Soccer is the only thing I’ve ever known; I’ve never really tried anything else,” said freshman individual studies student Kaitlin Nadeau. Nadeau was recently named a National Player of the Week by the NJCAA for herRead More