HC Men's Soccer Tops Mt. Aloysius College

Release Date:
October 15, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
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HAMBURG, NY – The Hilbert College men’s soccer team picked up an important Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) win on Saturday with a 1-0 victory over visiting Mount Aloysius College. The win improves the Hawks to 3-8 overall and 2-4 in conference play.

After remaining scoreless after the first 45 minutes, the Hawks Kirk Love (Hamburg, NY/Frontier) scored the only goal needed 12:48 into the second-half for what proved to be the game winner. Bryan Kraska (Depew, NY/Depew) and Tim Jordan (Hamburg, NY/Frontier) assisted on the breakaway.

Hilbert keeper Tim Wieder (Derby, NY/Lakeshore) recorded five saves for the shutout win. Mount Aloysius goalie Brady Griesheimer stopped nine shots in a losing effort as the Mounties fall to 0-13 with the loss.

Hilbert travels to conference foe, University of Pitt-Bradford on Wednesday, October 19th for a 4:00 pm game against the Panthers.

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.