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Hilbert Goes 1-2 On Final Day Of Fast Pitch Dreams Tournament

Hawks split with Bay Path and fall to Baptist Bible
Release Date:
March 19, 2009
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The Hilbert College softball team played three games today (March 19, 2009), in conclusion of their spring trip to the Fast Pitch Dreams Tournament in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The Hawks went 1-2 on the final day of the tournament. Hilbert defeated Bay Path College 7-2, fell to Baptist Bible College 4-3 and lost to Bay Path 10-3. The Hawk's record sits at 4-5 on the season.

In the first game, freshman Cortney Hohl (Lakview, NY/Frontier) earned the victory for the Hawks with a seven inning complete game. Hohl was also 2-4 at the plate with two RBIs. Junior Carrie Sisson (Elma, NY/Mt. Mercy) was 2-4 at the dish, including two doubles and also registered an RBI.

In game two, Sisson pitched all seven innings for the Hawks, but was not able to secure the victory. Hohl was 2-3 in the game and freshman Halsey Baker (Scio, NY/Scio) also notched two hits including a double.

Game three saw Cortney Hohl on the mound again for all seven innings, but with no victory in her second outing of the day. Sophomore Amanda Ratajczak (Cheektowaga, NY/Sacred Heart) scratched out two hits including a double. Junior Sarah Collins (Milroy, PA/Indian Valley) also had a double and was 2-4 in the game.

The Hawks return to action March 28, at Penn State Altoona in their first AMCC contest of the season.

 



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.