Hawks Fall to Lions

Release Date:
September 27, 2008
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

The Hilbert College women’s soccer team fell by a score of 6-0, Saturday afternoon at the hands of AMCC rival Penn State Altoona. With the loss, Hilbert falls to 3-6 on the season.

The Hawk’s trailed 4-0 at the half, and were never able to ward off the Altoona attack.

Overall the Hawks were outshot 22-6.

The Hawks return to action Oct. 4, when Hilbert travels to the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg, in an AMCC match. Game time is set for 2 p.m.

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.