Sports

Vikings present awards to worthy members of the athletic community

Vikings present awards to worthy members of the athletic community

May 10, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Sports Editor The athletic department recognized members of Hudson Valley’s athletic community to close and celebrate the past fall, winter and spring seasons on May 3. The men’s soccer team finished the season with an overall record of of 6-9-2 after losing to Jefferson 2-0. The women’s teamRead More

Hoyt named Athletic Director

Hoyt named Athletic Director

May 10, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Sports Editor Justin Hoyt was named Hudson Valley’s Athletic Director at the April Board of Trustees meeting. As Athletic Director, Hoyt will continue to oversee the entire athletic department including the 18 NJCAA Region III teams as well as the 300 plus students that create them. Prior toRead More

Hudson Valley offers youth athletic programs

Hudson Valley offers youth athletic programs

May 3, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Sports Editor Younger students will take their place on campus’ fields after spring athletes score the final points of their season. Each summer, the Community and Professional Education Department sponsors camps for children in the community. This year there will be three full and 11 half-day athletic campsRead More

Vikings continue their season

May 3, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Franchesca Finelli Staff Writer This week the Viking’s baseball team took on Schenectady County Community College (0-19), SUNY Adirondack (11-6) and Mohawk Valley (13-9), while lacrosse went against SUNY Broome (2-7), Finger Lakes (5-5) and Tompkins Cortland (7-5). On Tuesday afternoon, the baseball team won game one, 13-4 and thenRead More

Students aims to become golfing MVP

May 3, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Tea’ Claus Staff Writer Women’s golf athlete Trisha Thomas works toward future PGA participation and dreams of being an MVP. “It’s all about your score, your average,” said Thomas, “What I’m aiming for right now is trying to be MVP of the team,” she said. In Thomas’ recent match atRead More

“The Joe” home to Vikings and Capital Region baseball

“The Joe” home to Vikings and Capital Region baseball

April 26, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Sports Editor Joe Bruno Stadium, nicknamed “The Joe,” serves as home for two baseball teams in the Capital Region community: the Vikings and ValleyCats. The Hudson Valley Vikings compete in region III of the NJCAA and in the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference. While the Tri-City ValleyCats are aRead More

Baseball and softball look to improve

Baseball and softball look to improve

April 26, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Franchesca Finelli Staff Writer Beautiful weather allowed the men’s baseball team to take on Herkimer and Fulton-Montgomery and the women’s softball team to take on Onondaga and SUNY Broome. The baseball team (4-8) lost to Herkimer College (5-7) 12-8 and 3-1 on Sunday afternoon. This was then followed by aRead More

Viking family expanded this past Tuesday

April 26, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

On Apr. 11 prospective students signed letters of intent at the Athletics Instant Admit Day hosted on campus. The women’s and men’s soccer, football, and lacrosse teams each have declared members for next semester’s roster. Women’s Soccer Courtney Conover – Scotia-Glenville Senior High School Paige Elaine – Scotia-Glenville High SchoolRead More

Softball begins with rainouts and losses

April 12, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Sports Editor The women’s softball team lost their first game of the season against Herkimer Community College 9-1 and 18-0 on Wednesday Apr. 5. In the first six-inning game Cheyanne Mandigo, an outfield engineering major, collected two singles. In the second five-inning game, Chelsea Stevens, first basewoman andRead More

Watch the Vikings anytime, anywhere

Watch the Vikings anytime, anywhere

April 12, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Skylar Blankenship Sports Editor The athletics department have began to livestream Viking sports. “I think [it’s] fantastic. It gives the parents, friends and community a way to follow their favorite players and team,” said softball head coach George Rafferty. Toward the end of 2016’s fall semester, the Vikings started livestreamingRead More