Women’s XC Team Runs at RWC Invit.

Release Date:
October 15, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
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ROCHESTER, NY – Rochester Institute of Technology’s Trisha Sliker finished first overall to win the 2005 Harry F. Anderson Invitational at Robert’s Wesleyan College on Saturday. Slinker covered the 5K course in 18:45 to help the Tigers to a second place finish behind overall team winner, Robert’s Wesleyan.

Hilbert College’s Susan Devlin (Hamburg, NY/Frontier) was the Hawks top finisher placing 78th in 23:37. The junior has paced the Hawks throughout the fall being the first to cross the finish line in all five meets to date.

Hilbert will prepare for the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) Championships on October 29th at the University of Pitt-Greensburg.

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.