Women’s Volleyball Team Loses Regular Season Finale

Release Date:
October 30, 2003
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, N.Y. – The Hilbert College women’s volleyball team lost their final regular season home game to NEAC rival D’Youville College 30-12, 30-16, and 30-26 in NCAA Division III action on Wednesday night.

Lisa Piccone (Westfield/Westfield, NY) recorded six kills and four digs while Jamie O’Connor (Hamburg/Hamburg, NY) totaled three kills and eight digs to lead Hilbert.

The Lady Hawks (1-17) will play in the NEAC Championships to be held Nov. 1 at D’Youville College. Their first match will be against Cazenovia College at 10 a.m.

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.