Hilbert Men's Volleyball Ends Season With Loss at Medaille

Release Date:
March 25, 2004
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March 25, 2004


Buffalo, N.Y.Medaille College’s Jake Beiter had seven kills in a 30-25, 30-17, 30-24 victory over visiting Hilbert College in men’s volleyball action last night. The win improves the Mavericks to 19-6, while the Hawks complete their season at 3-14.


Craig Kilgore (Frontier/Buffalo, NY) led Hilbert with nine kills and a pair of aces, while Dustin Riker (Frontier/Blasdell, NY) chipped in with 15 assists and five digs in the losing effort.


Third-year head coach Adam Jolley will miss the services of seniors John Jordan (Bishop Ludden/Syracuse, NY) and Jeff Mitchell (Sweet Home/Amherst, NY), but will look forward to having 10 returning players for the 2005 season.

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.