RIT Hits Hilbert
Tigers win northern games
- Release Date:
- March 29, 2010
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
WEBSTER, NY - In non-conference double-header baseball games played at the Field of Dreams Park, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) swept Hilbert College by scores of 18-3, and 11-3 on March 28. Hilbert struggled at the plate although they did have 12 hits for the day. RIT had a monster 3rd inning in Game 1 (13 runs scored) which put the game out of reach. The score was 4-2 at the top of 5th inning in Game 2, until RIT went on a 7-1 run to finish the day. The Hawks dropped to 3-7 for the season and RIT jumps to 6-5 with their wins.
Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.