FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2013
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
201-291-1111, ext. 1-5122
BERKELEY COLLEGE ATHLETE FROM RIVERSIDE NAMED ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
BY HUDSON VALLEY INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETIC CONFERENCE
Berkeley College is proud to announce that freshman midfielder Mathias Valle of Riverside in Fairfield County, CT, has been named Rookie of the Week by the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) for men’s soccer. Mr. Valle attends Berkeley College in Midtown Manhattan, NY.
Mr. Valle received the HVIAC honor during the week of September 17 for his performance in games against the The College of Staten Island in Staten Island, NY, and Lehman College in the Bronx, NY. During these games, he scored two goals and had an assist.
“We are extremely proud of Mathias for this well-deserved recognition,” said Brian Maher, Berkeley College Athletic Director. “His outstanding performance is a result of hard work and dedication and we expect more great things from him at Berkeley.”
A leader in providing career-focused education for more than 80 years, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls more than 8,700 students — including over 800 international students — in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree and Certificate programs. The College has three New York locations — Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. In New Jersey there are six locations — Woodland Park, Paramus, Woodbridge, Newark, Clifton and Dover. Berkeley College Online also offers full degree programs. Programs are offered in more than 20 career fields. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
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