Hawks Shutout D'Youville 3-0 in Women's Soccer

Release Date:
September 22, 2004
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September 22, 2004


HAMBURG, N.Y. – Sophomore Rosie Gawronski (West Seneca, NY/West Seneca West) had a goal and an assist to lead the Hilbert College women’s soccer team to a 3-0 win over visiting D’Youville College on Wednesday.  The Hawks pick up their first win of the 2004 season and improve to 1-2 on the year.


Gawronski’s goal came at 20:02 of the first half off an assist from senior Jessica Macri (Lewiston, NY/Niagara falls).  Senior Shannon Bieniek (Orchard Park, NY/West Seneca West) scored just 24 seconds later and the Hawks held a 2-0 lead at the half.


Freshman Katrina Galofaro (Dunkirk, NY/Silver Creek) scored her first goal in a Hawks uniform to put the game out of reach at 68:13. Hilbert goalie Wendy Brusso (Marion, NY/Marion) recorded her third career shutout with help from a strong defensive effort.


The Hawks open up Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference play this at 1 p.m. Sept. 25 against visiting La Roche 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.