HC Men’s Soccer Beaten on the Road

Release Date:
September 30, 2006
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GREENSBURG, PA – The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg men’s soccer team scored two first-half goals and cruised to a 3-0 Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) win over Hilbert College on Saturday.

The host Bobcats (5-5, 1-2) took an early 1-0 lead on a goal by Mike Balistreri at 9:00 and Steve Stetz answered again before the half ended to give the home team a comfortable 2-0 advantage. Kyle Cermak rounded out the scoring at 58:25 and Bobcats keeper Alan Puglia recorded two saves to earn the shutout win.

Hilbert was paced by keeper Adam Eaton (Sardinia, NY/Pionner) who recorded four saves in 45:00 minutes of work.

The Hawks (3-7, 0-2) will regroup for a home match against Medaille College on Tuesday, October 3rd. Kickoff 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.