Mustangs Outrun Hawks

Release Date:
February 14, 2009
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

The Hilbert College men’s volleyball team fell to Stevenson University 3-0 (13-30, 26-30, 23-30) on Saturday afternoon (February 14, 2009). With the loss, the Hawks fall to 3-7 overall and 2-3 in the NECVA West.

Senior Robert Gerhard (Angola, NY/Lake Shore) paced the Hawks with 16 kills and five digs. Freshman Vincent Amico (Buffalo, NY/Timon) led the Hawks with 27 assists. The freshman also dug six balls and had two block assists.

Sophomore Dan Wolfe (Rochester, NY/Irondequoit) paced the Hawks defensively with seven digs.

The Hawks return to action February 21, at Stevenson University.

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.