Lions Pounce on Hawks

Release Date:
October 25, 2010
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

Altoona, PA – The women’s soccer team from Hilbert College is having a tough year in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference falling to 1-7 with the loss to Penn State Altoona on Saturday, October 23rd, 4-0.  The Hawks gave up nine corner kicks to the Lions, while the home team dominated in shots 21-6 (13 on frame).  Batavia’s Mary Zinni made 9 saves for Hilbert.

The Hawks will honor their seniors, Emily Schilling (Holland, NY/Holland) and Samantha Lawrence (East Chatham, NY/New Lebanon) Wednesday, October 27th at 4pm in their final match of the season against Medaille 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.