Hawks Stopped by Redhawks

Release Date:
September 24, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

PITTSBURGH, PA – The La Roche College Redhawks scored early and often Saturday afternoon in a 4-0 Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) win over the Hilbert College men’s soccer team. The loss drops the Hawks to 1-5 overall and 0-1 in AMCC play.

The Hawks surrendered all four Redhawks goals in the first-half against Hilbert keeper Tim Wieder (Derby, NY/Lake Shore). Wieder turned away nine shots on goal before being relieved by Tom Cone (Rapid City, SD/Lincoln) who made two saves for the Hawks.

The Hawks played without leading scorer Scott Lippman (Holland, NY/Holland) who was out with an injury.

The Hilbert College men’s soccer team returns to action at home on Tuesday, September 27 against AMCC foe Penn State Behrend. Game time is scheduled for 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.