The Baseball Team has been plagued by bad weather so far this spring. The Hawks were only able to get two Region III games in last week as they traveled to Columbia Greene CC. The Hawks split with the Twins winning the first game 15-9 and losing the second game 7-0. MVCC currently stands with an overall record of 9-3. They are 3-1 in the NJCAA Region III Eastern Division. The Hawks host Jefferson CC on Tuesday April 16th and Schenectady CCC on Saturday, April 20th.
The Men’s Lacrosse Team won for the first time this season with a 12-5 victory over Tompkins Cortland CC. MVCC goalie and Athlete of the Week Evan Thompson(Salmon River) led the Hawks with his stellar play between the pipes. The men travel to Hudson Valley on Wednesday, April 17th before hosting Jefferson CC on Saturday, April 20th.
The Women’s Lacrosse Team is currently 6-2 on the season. The Hawks suffered a tough loss on the road to Nationally ranked #1 Monroe CC before bouncing back to beat Genesee CC 20-2 on Saturday. Emily Hoffman(Central Square) has been a steady offensive force for the Hawks. She has 32 goals on the season and a team high 9 assists. The Women are home against Onondaga on Wednesday, 4/17 and Dean College on Saturday, 4/20.
The Women’s Softball Team swept Fulton Montgomery last week to improve their Region III record to 3-5. The Hawks are on the road this week with contests against Onondaga CC and Monroe CC.
The Track Teams competed at Roberts Wesleyan College on Saturday. Andrea Szewczyk(Ilion), Chelsea Huyck (Colton) and Sara Rifendifer (Oneida) were the latest Hawks to qualify for the NJCAA Nationals. Nichole Bliss( Dolgeville) continues to lead the Nation in the discus by over 10 feet. Up next for MVCC is a trip to Hamilton College on Tuesday, April 16th and SUNY Cortland on Friday and Saturday April 19th and 20th.