Hawks Winless at Keuka Tri-Match
- Release Date:
- September 20, 2008
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
The Hilbert College women’s volleyball team played in a tri-match hosted by Keuka College, Saturday afternoon. The Hawks were winless, falling in three games to both host Keuka and Concordia College.
In the Keuka match, the Hawks fell 25-17, 25-18 and 25-22. For the Hawks, junior Melissa Radder (Cheektowaga, NY/Sacred Heart) was solid defensively notching 19 digs in the loss. Sophomore, Erica Page (Angola, NY/Lakeshore) also had 19 digs to help Hilbert's defensive effort. Radder and Page also led the Hilbert offense with 5 kills apiece.
In the Concordia match, Hilbert fell 25-17, 25-18 and 25-6. Page was again the leader of the Hawks' defense as she registered 15 digs in the losing effort.
The Hawks return to action Sept. 27, when Hilbert hosts the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg.
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. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs, one a master’s in criminal justice administration and the other a master’s in public administration, and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.