Women's Soccer Drops Opener at Hiram

Release Date:
September 13, 2004
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

September 13, 2004


HIRAM, Ohio – The Hilbert College women’s soccer team lost 5-1 at Hiram College Saturday afternoon in NCAA Division III soccer action. The loss puts the Hawks at 0-1 on the young season.


Hilbert got on the board first on a goal by freshman Amber Justice (Arcade, NY/Pioneer), but trailed 3-1 at the intermission. The host Terriers got three goals on the day from Jessica Knight and three assists from Megan Crum to improve their record to 3-2. Hilbert keeper Wendy Brusso (Marion, NY/Marion) recorded 13 saves in a losing effort.


The Hawks return home to face Alfred University at 4 p.m. Sept. 14.

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.