Men's Soccer Falls to Medaille

Release Date:
October 27, 2003
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, N.Y. – Medaille College dropped Hilbert College to 3-14 with a convincing 7-1 win on Friday in men’s NCAA Division III soccer.

The Hawks, playing in their last regular season home game, allowed a hat trick to Maverick forward Cory Cwiklinski while teammate Joel Walroth scored twice.

The lone Hilbert goal came from Chris Fassl (Kenmore West/Kenmore, NY) on an assist from Jacob Opala (West Seneca West/West Seneca, NY).

Hilbert keeper Marc Gaylor (Hinsdale/Hinsdale, NY) stopped 24 shots in a losing effort.

The men’s soccer team will be in action this Thursday as the number four seed in the North Eastern Athletic Conference tournament play-in game. The host Hawks will face number five D’Youville College in a 3:30 p.m. contest at the West Seneca Soccer Complex.

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.