Women’s Basketball Team Loses to RIT on the Road

Release Date:
December 3, 2003
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – The Hilbert College women’s basketball team fell to the Rochester Institute of Technology 76-43 Tuesday night in NCAA Division III action. The loss drops the Hawks to 2-2 on the season.

Amanda Smolarek (Villa Maria/Lancaster, NY) scored 10 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead Hilbert in the losing effort. Christina Ermie led four Tigers in double figures with 20 points.

Hilbert will open NEAC play Dec. 9 as they host Medaille College at 6 p.m.

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.