ECAC Recognizes Hilbert’s Goodwin

Release Date:
October 31, 2006
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

CAPE COD, MA – The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) has recognized Hilbert College women’s soccer player Kelly Goodwin (Niagara Falls, NY/Niagara Falls) as the Mid-Atlantic Defensive player of the Week, for the week ending October 30th.

Earlier in the week Goodwin was named Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) Goalkeeper of the week. The sophomore helped the hawks to back-to-back wins last week while posting shutouts in both victories.

Goodwin and the Hawks (8-6-2) travel to Frostburg State (11-5) on Wednesday for a 4:00 pm match in the AMCC tournament semifinals.

The ECAC consists of 188 institutions and is the nation’s largest athletic conference.

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.