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HC Golfers Finish 11th at PSB Invit.

Release Date:
September 21, 2006
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ERIE, PA – The Penn State Behrend golf team edged out Penn State Altoona 300- 301 to place first in their own invitational Thursday at Peek’n Peak Golf Course. Rick Davis shot a 67 to lead the Behrend Lions who beat out 13 other teams on the day.

Junior transfer Kyle Hiscock (Rochester, NY/Eastridge) shot a 72 and tied for third overall to lead Hilbert College to an 11th place finish. Hawks senior Glen Ufland (Buffalo, NY/Bishop Timon) chipped in with a 79 and freshman Brian Rathke (Buffalo, NY/Bishop Timon) recorded an 86.

“Kyle’s performance represents the highest showing ever for a Hilbert golfer at this event,” said Hawks coach Richard Walsh. “Glen Ufland continues to play well and freshman Brian Rathke has been a pleasant surprise.”

The Hawks will hit the road again Monday, September 25th when they travel to Valley Country Club in Pennsylvania for the Penn State Altoona Invitational. Tee time is scheduled for 12:30 pm.

RESULTS

HC (330) 11th place

Hilbert Finishers

Kyle Hiscock 72

Glen Ufland 79

Brian Rathke 86

Simon Ragona 93



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.