Hawks Fall to Cardinals

Release Date:
November 21, 2008
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

The Hilbert College women's basketball team fell by a score of 80-12 to St. John Fisher College, in the opening round of the Courtyard-Marriott Invitational, hosted by St. John Fisher College. With the loss, the Hawks fall to 0-2 on the season. The Hawks return to action Saturday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. in the consolation round. The Hawks will square off against local rival D'Youville College .

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.