Hawks Open Season Swinging

Release Date:
September 7, 2010
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

MARSHBURG, PA – Hilbert College’s golf team participated in the Bradford Invitational at the Pine Acres Country Club on Saturday, September 4.  On a very windy and wet afternoon, sophomore John Nowak (Hamburg, NY/Frontier) led the Hawks with the team’s best score of 90. As a team, Hilbert finished the 72 par course in 10th place with an overall score of 394. Kevin Koerbel (Penn State Behrend) shot a 76 for best score of the day while Daemen College finished the course with a 311 overall score.

Hilbert’s other scorers were junior Patrick Brooks (Orchard Park, NY/Orchard Park) – 100; junior Jim Pernick (Tonawanda, NY/St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute) – 102; and freshman Michael Werner (Orchard Park, NY/Orchard Park) – 102; freshman Joe Pernick (Tonawanda, NY/St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute) competed but his score did not count in team total.
Following Daemen College was Penn State Behrend White (332);  Penn State Behrend Blue (334); Hobart (343); Bradford (350); Medaille (358); Mount Aloysius (359); Greensburg (360); D'Youville (378). 
The Hawks next travel to the Tri-County Country Club when they compete in the D’Youville Invitational on September 14th.



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.