Men's Volleyball Opens Season January 10

Exhibition game beginning at 10 am
Release Date:
January 5, 2010
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, NY - The 2010 edition of the men's volleyball team will officially be on display this coming weekend.

On Sunday, January 10 College Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu (Quebec, Canada) will be on campus for a 10 am exhibition game against the Hawks, as well as a 12 pm game vs. Medaille College.  The third match for the day is a non-conference game scheduled for 2 pm, pitting Hilbert against cross-town rival Medaille.  Since this is the first weekend without holiday shopping or celebrations to attend, seriously consider attending the tri-match and support your Hawks in 2010!

Take a minute to get to know the team before heading to the gym, click here.


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.