Volleyball Suffers a Set Back
- Release Date:
- September 25, 2012
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
HAMBURG, NY – Hilbert College was swept in women’s volleyball September 25 when they dropped three sets to Buffalo State College in a non-conference match. The visiting Bengals broke Hilbert’s three game winning streak and dropped them to an impressive 10-3 overall record.
The Hawks ended the match hitting .052 with a season low 19 kills in their 25-15, 25-10, 25-18 defeat. Allegra Johnson finished with team high five kills and matched Jordan Botsford and Kayla Lewis with five digs. Rachel Kwiatkowski was active at the net earning 3 blocks and Shannon Memminger distributed 17 assists.
The Hawks turn around and play AMCC and cross-town rival D’Youville College tomorrow, September 26 before they travel to Brockport for the two-day tournament over the weekend.
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.