HC Golfers Place Ninth at AMCC Tourney

Release Date:
October 12, 2004
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

BRADFORD, Pa. – The Hilbert College golf team placed ninth this past weekend at the 2004 Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Championships in Bradford, Pa. Penn State Behrend finished first out of the 10-team conference members with a score of 322.


The Hilbert golfers totaled a score of 356 and were led by senior Will Georger’s (Eden, NY/Eden) 86 on the day. Georger, the Hawks top finisher, tied for 28th overall and competed against a field of 49 players.


Other Hilbert players who scored were William Sporney (Buffalo, NY/Bishop Timon) (88), Scott Pritchard (Springville, NY/Cattaraugus Little Valley) (90), Glen Ufland (Buffalo, NY/Bishop Timon) (92), and Jacob Bickelman (East Aurora, NY/Iroquois) (94).

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.