Lady Hawks Downed by DYC

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

Buffalo, NY – The Hilbert College women’s volleyball team came up short on the road Thursday night losing to D’Youville College 28-30, 20-30, 30-26, and 15-30. The loss sets the Hawks back to 1-10 on the season and 0-4 in the North Eastern Athletic Conference.

Lynn Workman (Newfane/Newfane, NY) led the Hawks with eight kills and 15 digs. Teammate Lisa Piccone (Westfield, Westfield, NY) contributed six aces and eight digs in a losing effort.

The Lady Hawks will be looking to redeem an earlier season loss when they travel to NEAC rival Medaille College on October 7th for an important conference rematch.

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.