2003 HC Softball Season Ends In NEAC Semi-Finals

Release Date:
September 1, 2003
The Office of Sports Information
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The Hilbert College women’s softball season came to an end on May 3rd after dropping two contests in the North Eastern Athletic Conference double elimination tournament.

The Hawks fell to Cazenovia College 8-0 in the first semi-final game. Jessy Huntz (Arcade, NY/Pioneer) and Angi DiMartino (Buffalo, NY/Dunkirk) collected hits while Chrissy Hall (Buffalo, NY/Mt. Mercy) was charged with the loss on the mound.

LeeAnn Babirad (Cheektowaga, NY/Cheektowaga) scored in the top of the sixth inning to tie up game two against D’Youville College,1-1. The Spartans were able to score the winning run on an error in the bottom of the seventh inning to escape with the 2-1 win. Hall suffered the loss for the Hawks who complete their season at 8-18 under first year head coach, Bill Goc.

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.