Hilbert College Drops DH to Delaware Valley

Release Date:
March 12, 2006
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

FORT PIERCE, FL – Delaware Valley College took a pair of games from the Hilbert College baseball team as the Hawks started the 2006 season in Fort Pierce, FL. The Aggies won game one 17-3 and later came back to take the second game of Sunday’s doubleheader by a score of 11-7.

Hilbert junior Glen Ufland (Buffalo, NY/Bishop Timon) went two for three with a double and Eric Seeger (Orchard Park, NY/Orchard Park) recorded two strikeouts while making his pitching debut in game one.

In game two, Hilbert’s Steve Morasco (Memphis, NY/Jordan-Elbridge) went two for four with an RBI and run scored. The freshman right-hander went three innings on the mound and recorded five strikeouts. Joe Ferrara (Hamburg, NY/Frontier), John Koniniec (Depew, NY/Depew) and Ufland each hit safely for the Hawks in a losing effort.

Hilbert (0-2) will look to regroup for today’s doubleheader against Mount Saint Vincent College with the first pitch scheduled for 8:45 AM.

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.