HC golfers stumble at UPB invitational

Release Date:
September 15, 2007
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BRADFORD, PA – Joe Ribelli shot a 72 to place first and lead the Lake Erie College golf team to the team title at the University of Pitt-Bradford Fall Invitational on Saturday. The Hilbert College Hawks finished 13th in the 14 team event at Pine Acres Country Club.

Leading the way for the Hawks was sophomore Brian Rathke (Buffalo, NY/Bishop Timon) who shot an 82 on the day. Hilbert finished with a team score of 369 and edged out local foe D’Youville College (383) for the third time this season.

Hilbert will travel to Oswego Country Club on Monday for the Oswego State Invitational. Start time is scheduled for 1:00 pm.

Hilbert College (369) Results

Brian Rathke – 82

Kyle Hiscock – 85

Jon Swanson – 94

Anthony Burvid – 108

Justin Tworek – 109 DNS

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.