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Lacrosse Opening Weekend Games Moved to Turf

Release Date:
March 9, 2012
Contact:
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, NY - The Hilbert College men's lacrosse games scheduled against Penn State Abington and Mount Staint Vincent (March 10 and 11) have been relocated to Orchard Park High School.  Hilbert's grass field is not game-ready for back-to-back Division III contests this early in the month of March.

The Hawks will host Penn State Abington March 10 at 3:00 pm (NEW TIME) on Orchard Park's turf field.  Sunday, March 11, Mount Saint Vincent travels to Orchard Park and will face-off against the Hawks at 1:00 pm (orginal game time).

Mapquest directions from Hilbert to Orchard Park high school - please note the game fields' parking lot entrance is located on North Freeman Street, Orchard Park 14127.



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.