HC men's XC outruns UPB

Release Date:
September 23, 2005
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HAMBURG, NY – The Hilbert College men’s cross country team placed five runners in the top 10 en route to a 28-29 win over the University of Pitt-Bradford Panthers on Friday in collegiate cross country action.

UPB’s John Cambell turned in the top time over the 5K course with a finishing time of 20:00. Hilbert’s Jerome Holloway (Buffalo, NY/Seneca) finished second in 20:14 after relinquishing the lead with 400 meters to go.

The Hawks travel to the Geneseo State Invitational at Letchworth State Park on Saturday, October 1st for an 11:00 am start.

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.