Saints Shutout Baseball Hawks; 8-0

Release Date:
March 14, 2007
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

IRVING, TX – Presentation College scored three runs in the fifth inning to break open a scoreless game and defeat the Hilbert College baseball team 8-0 on Wednesday. The Hawks’ Brian Wedmore (Depew, NY/Depew) (0-2) suffered his second loss of the season while going seven and two-thirds innings in defeat.

Hilbert (0-4) was paced by hits from Josh Cahall (Ripley, OH/Ripley) and Matt Schoepflin (Chaffee, NY/Holland) who both turned in solid performances on the day.

The Hawks and Saints (1-3) will go at it again tomorrow with the first pitch scheduled for 12:00 pm.

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.