Hawks Post Third Win of Season

Hulbert scores game winning goal
Release Date:
September 22, 2010
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333
Hamburg, NY – The Hilbert women’s soccer team hosted Thiel College in a non-conference match on Wednesday, September 22nd.  Even though the first half was scoreless, the Hawks outshot the Tomcats (8-1) and held an advantage in corner kicks (4-1).  Junior captain Alyssa Hulbert (Tonawanda, NY/Tonawanda) put the Hawks on the board at the 77 minute mark off a rocket-powered free kick 40 yards out, earning her seventh goal for the season.  Hilbert finished the game with an advantage in every statistical category and had seven players getting shots off winning by a 1-0 margin. Goalkeeper Mary Zinni (Batavia, NY/ Batavia) had 6 saves against the Tomcats to post her third shutout this season. The Hawks move to 3-5 as the Tomcats fall to 1-7.
The Hawks start AMCC play Saturday, September 25th when they travel to the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg.  Any fan wishing to listen to the game live should follow this link:  The Hawks return home to play conference foe Franciscan University on Saturday, October 2nd.

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.