Golf Team Opens Season with 4th Place Finish

Release Date:
September 13, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

COLLINS, NY – The Hilbert College golf team started the 2005 season with a fourth place showing yesterday at the Daemen College Invitational. The Hawks finished behind overall winner Robert’s Wesleyan College (317), Daemen College (318), and Medaille College (340).

Hilbert’s Glen Ufland (Buffalo, NY/Bishop Timon) turned in the best score for the Hawks (343) shooting an 80 at Gowanda Country Club in Collins, NY. Robert’s Wesleyan’s Paul Meabon led all players with a 74.

The Hawks return to action this Sunday, September 18th at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford Invitational. Start time is scheduled for 1:00 pm.

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.