Brooks Leads Hawks at Bradford Invitational
- Release Date:
- September 4, 2011
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
MARSHBURG, PA – The Hilbert College golf team participated in the Bradford Invitational at the Pine Acres Country Club on Saturday, September 4. Under the direction of a new head coach Andy Dvornski, Pat Brooks (Orchard Park, NY/Orchard Park) led the Hawks with the team’s best score of 90. As a team, Hilbert finished the 72-par course in 9th place with an overall score of 384.
Mac Wolfe (Mount Aloysius) shot a 71 for medal honors while the team from Daemen College grabbed the top spot with a 301 overall score.
Hilbert’s other scorers were Jim Pernick (Tonawanda, NY/St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute) who shot a 95, John Nowak (Hamburg, NY/Frontier) with a 98, and Mitch Rojeck (West Seneca, NY/Hamburg) who shot a 101. Gary Gawera (Eden, NY/Eden) was the 5th golfer whose 102 score did not count in the team’s total.
Following Daemen was Mount Aloysius (310), La Roche (319), Penn State Behrend (321), Bradford (332), Greensburg (334), Medaille (337) and D’Youville (357).
The Hawks return to action this Friday when they host their second annual Hilbert Invitational at Gowanda Country Club. The scramble match begins at 10:30 am. Follow this (link) for driving directions from Hilbert’s campus.
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.