Athletic Contests Postponed

Volleyball and Basketball Games Impacted by Pending Storm
Release Date:
February 1, 2011
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

Hamburg, NY - The Hilbert College Athletics Department announced the February 1st  and 2nd  athletic contests have been postponed due to the forecasted snow storm expected to impact the Western New York area Tuesday evening.

The men's volleyball game originally set for Tuesday, February 1 at Nazareth College has been rescheduled to Tuesday, March 8.  This United Volleyball Conference game will still begin at 7 pm in Pittsford, NY.

The women's and men's basketball games originally scheduled for Wednesday, February 2 against cross-town rival Medaille College have been postponed to Thursday, February 3.  The 6 and 8 pm normal start time will be in effect for Thursday's contests at Hilbert.

Hilbert College's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) invite all Hawk fans to White Out the Hafner on February 3rd.  SAAC members encourage everyone to wear a white t-shirt to the double-header games to show support for the home team.






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.