Hawks Play at Penn State Behrend Invitational

Release Date:
September 25, 2008
The Office of Sports Information
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The Hilbert College golf team participated at the Penn State Behrend Invitational on Thursday afternoon. The tournament was played on the lower course at Peek ‘n Peek golf club and resort.

The tournament was won by Westminster who posted a combined team score of 296. The Hawks finished 10th out of 13 teams.

Junior Joe Roberts (Adams, NY/South Jefferson) was the low man for the hawks shooting a 78. Junior Brian Rathke (Buffalo, NY/Timon) recorded an 80. Junior Ted Winkey (East Concord, NY) shot an 86 in his first tournament of the season. Juniors Ian Frost (Pine Valley, NY/Cherry Creek and Justin Tworek (Dunkirk, NY/Dunkirk) recorded scores of 91 and 92 respectively.

The Hawks return to the Links on Sept. 30 at the D’Youville College Invitational at Springville Country Club.

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.