Hulbert Hits a Hat Trick against Penn State Beaver

Release Date:
September 12, 2011
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333


MONACA, PA – Nine different Hawks found the back of the net in the women’s soccer 11-1 victory over Penn State Beaver September 11. Hilbert College dominated the 90-minute contest outshooting PSB (58-2) improving to 2-2 over-all.

Katie Newton opened the scoring in the eighth minute and after that, the Hawks were in attack-mode going on a 6-goal scoring spree before half time. Alyssa Hulbert did all her damage by the 17th minute (10:12, 14:22, and 17:41) earning her first trifecta game of the season. Others putting points on the scoreboard were Kayla Norman (goal, assist), Jill Martucci, Nicole Blair (goal and assist), Becca Elensky (Kateland Ball assist), Sarah Schmidt (goal and 2 assists), Megan VanNorman (Breana Cline), Amber Grosch (Amber Bailey assist). 

Mary Zinni moves to 2-2 with her team’s second win in the second weekend of play.

Hilbert returns home September 13 when they host Alfred University with a 4pm start. They then travel to the north country to compete against Clarkson September 18th.



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.