Lady Hawks Win Fourth Straight

Release Date:
October 29, 2003
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

AURORA, N.Y. – Shannon Bieniek (West Seneca West/Orchard Park, NY) and Nicole Devantier (Niagara Catholic/Lewiston, NY) scored two goals apiece to lead the Hilbert College women’s soccer team to a 6-1 NCAA Division III win over Wells College.

Janelle Maiorana (Immaculata/Derby, NY) and Jeanmarie Brady (Lakeshore/Derby, NY) also scored while Jessica Macri (Niagara Falls/Niagara Falls, NY) picked up her team leading ninth and 10th assists of the season.

The Lady Hawks (10-9) (6-2) have won seven out of their last nine contests, including four straight on the road.

Hilbert hosts the 2003 North Eastern Athletic Conference Championships this weekend. The Hawks are slated as the number two seed and will face the number three seed Cazenovia College Wildcats at 3 p.m. The winner advances to Sunday’s 1 p.m. championship game.

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.