FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2013
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
201-291-1111, ext. 1-5122
BERKELEY COLLEGE ATHLETES NAMED TO
ALL-HVIAC WOMEN’S SOCCER TEAM
Berkeley College is proud to announce that two athletes have been named to the All-HVIAC Women’s Soccer Team by the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC). The athletes attend Berkeley College in Midtown Manhattan, NY.
“May I be the first to congratulate these student-athletes on their accolades,” said Andy DeStephano, Berkeley College Director of Athletics. “Their individual accomplishments have contributed to the overall success of our Women’s Soccer Team at Berkeley College.”
The following athletes were recognized:
- Briana Ortega is a sophomore defender from Manhattan, NY. Ms. Ortega is a returning player who has contributed to the continued success of the Berkeley College soccer program.
- Wendy Valladares is a sophomore central midfielder from central Bronx, NY. Ms. Valladares was named to the HVIAC Honor Roll in October.
In total, the HVIAC recognized 18 women for outstanding play throughout the season. The All-HVIAC Women’s Soccer Team is selected by the conference’s coaches.
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 approximately 8,000 students — including more than 900 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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