Lady Hawks Drop Two to Frostburg St.

Release Date:
April 2, 2006
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, NY – Frostburg State earned two wins over the Hilbert College Hawks on Sunday afternoon in women’s NCAA Division III softball action. The visiting Bobcats won the first game 13-4 and took game two by a score of 13-5 in five innings.

In game one, Frostburg used four homeruns, including two by Trish Brown, to give the victors a comfortable lead. The Hawks collected five hits in the game, with senior Amber Fie (Olean/Olean, NY) contributing on two of them. Freshman Lacy John (Versailles, NY/Gowanda) also added two doubles and two runs batted in. Pitcher Meghan Gollaher (Spencerport/Rochester, NY) suffered the loss while allowing 14 hits.

In game two, Bethany Seyler held the hot bat for the Bobcats as the senior had four hits and scored three runs. Freshman Kelly Goodwin (Niagara Falls, NY/Niagara Falls) and John each ripped two base hits respectively. Gollaher came into relief of freshman Kate Moyer (Scio, NY/Scio) scattering three hits in two innings of work.

Hilbert (4-11, 2-4) will travel to Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) foe Penn State Behrend this Tuesday for a doubleheader. First pitch is scheduled for 3:00 PM.

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.