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Lady Hawks to Face Mavs in AMCC Playoffs

Release Date:
October 27, 2006
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BUFFALO, NY – The table is now set for the opening round of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) women’s soccer tournament with the first round to get underway on Saturday, October 28th. The #5 seed Hilbert College Hawks will play at the #4 seed Medaille College Mavericks. Game time is scheduled for 1:00 pm indoors at Sahlen’s Sports Park at 7070 Seneca Street in Elma, NY. 

The Mavericks (10-7-1, 5-3-1) are on a four game win streak and own an impressive 6-1 regular season win over the Hawks (7-6-2, 3-4-2) from back on October 5th. Hilbert is coming off a 1-0 win over the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford in the regular season finale.

The winner of Saturday’s opening round will travel to #1 seed Frostburg State on Wednesday, November 1st to meet the 11-5, 9-0 Bobcats in the AMCC semifinals. For more information visit the AMCC website at www.amcconf.org.



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.