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Lady Hawks Volleyball Falls to NEAC Foe Keuka

Release Date:
September 17, 2003
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Visiting Keuka College topped Hilbert College 30-20, 30-13, and 30 -20 Wednesday night in women’s NCAA Division III volleyball. The loss drops the Lady Hawks to 1-6 on the season as they prepare to play in the Plattsburgh State Tournament this weekend.

Lisa Piccone (Westfield/Westfield, NY) led Hilbert with eight kills while teammate Amanda Ellis (Pioneer/Arcade, NY) contributed 11 assists, five kills, and five digs.

The Hawks stand at 0-2 in the North Eastern Athletic Conference while the Storm improve to 5-7 overall and 2-0 in the NEAC.



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.