Hawks Fall to Baptist Bible

Release Date:
March 18, 2009
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

The Hilbert College softball team copleted its game that started March 16 this afternoon (March 18, 2009), but was postponed due to weather. The Hawks trailed Baptist Bible College 9-4 when the game was called in the fourth inning, and ultimately lost 11-8. The Hawk's record now stands at 1-3 overall.

Junior Rachel Parker (Hamburg, NY/Hamburg) had two hits and an RBI in the game. Freshman Dale Johnathan (Tonawanda Indian Reservation/Akron) went 1-3 at the dish and notched two 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.