Men's soccer team looks sharp in exhibition win

Release Date:
September 17, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, NY - The Hilbert College men's soccer team topped Wells College 10-0 on Saturday afternoon in an exhibition game.  The Hawks recieved goals from seven different players and limited the visiting Express to one shot on goal to earn the win.

Hilbert's Tim Jordan (Hamburg, NY/Frontier) scored three goals and added three assists, Kirk Love (Hamburg, NY/Frontier) scored twice, Justin Piotrowski (Lancaster, NY/Lancaster) scored and picked up three assists, while Dan Russell (Marilla, NY/Iroquois) scored and assisted on another.  Joe Stanz (Jamestown, NY/Jamestown), Mike Erlwein (Jefferson, NY/Sullivan West), and Scott Lippman (Holland, NY/Holland) all added goals to round out the scoring.

Hilbert keeper Justin Surdyke (Hamburg, NY/Frontier) earned the shutout.

The Hawks play host to NAIA Division II Daemen College on Thursday, September 22nd at 4:00 pm. 

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.