Zinni Blanks Wells in Hawks Win

Release Date:
October 18, 2008
The Office of Sports Information
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The Hilbert College women’s soccer team defeated Wells College 1-0 on Friday afternoon. With the win, the Hawks snap a four game losing streak and improve their record to 4-9 on the season.

Notching the goal for the Hawks was senior Tricia Knight (Sardinia, NY/Pioneer). The goal was Knight’s fifth tally of the season. Freshman Alyssa Hulbert (Tonawanda, NY/Kenmore East) assisted on the game winning goal, giving her six helpers on the year.

Freshman Mary Zinni (Batavia, NY/Batavia) recorded her second shutout of the season.

The Hawks return to action Oct. 18 at Mount Aloysius 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.