Defense Can’t Hold Off Behrend
Men’s soccer falls in AMCC clash
- Release Date:
- October 13, 2009
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
ERIE, PA – Penn State Behrend hosted Hilbert College men’s soccer on Tuesday, October 13 for an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) match. And try as they might, the Hawks from Hamburg just couldn’t muster enough offense to keep up with the Lions from Erie. Behrend secured the victory in the second half of the game scoring three goals turning a 1-0 lead at half time to a 4-0 triumph. Hilbert’s record stands at 1-13-1 and 1-5-1 AMCC. Behrend moves to 9-3-1 and 4-1 in conference which secures them a third place rank.
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.