Hawks Volleyball Team Beaten at Home

Release Date:
September 20, 2004
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

September 17, 2004


HAMBURG, N.Y. – The Hilbert College women’s volleyball team was beaten Friday night by Point Park University 3-1 (26-30, 17-30, 30-25, and 26-30) in the Hafner Recreation Center. The NAIA Division II Pioneers win drops the Hawks to 1-3 on the season.


Amy Anderson (West Seneca, NY/West Seneca West) led the Hilbert offense with six kills and Amanda Ellis (Arcade, NY/Pioneer) recorded 11 assists on the night. The Hawks also got 11 digs out of Nicholette Newton (Forestville, NY/Forestville) and eight digs and four aces from Lynn Workman (Newfane, NY/Newfane) in the losing effort.


The Hawks will play their next four contests on the road starting at 7 p.m. Wednesday with a trip to Keuka College.    

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.