Hilbert Softball Players Receive Post-Season Honors

Release Date:
May 3, 2004
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

May 3, 2004

Hamburg, N.Y. – Hilbert College softball players Amber Fie (Olean/Olean, NY), Meghan Gollaher (Spencerport/Rochester, NY), and Jeannette Testa (Forestville/Forestville, NY) were named to the All-North Eastern Athletic Conference Team for their performances during the 2004 season.

Fie, a sophomore catcher, hit .310 with nine runs batted in, a double, two triples, and three stolen bases. She returns to the NEAC All-Conference Team after being named the 2003 Player of the Year.

Gollaher, a freshman pitcher/first baseman, led the Hawks from the mound with an 11-11 record with a 2.37 ERA. Gollaher struck out 79 batters in 144-2/3 innings pitched this season. Gollaher also hit .361 at the plate and led Hilbert with nine doubles and 19 RBIs, while stealing three bases.

Testa, a three-sport sophomore, spent the 2004 spring as utility player, hitting .320 with five doubles and five RBIs. 

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.