Men’s Soccer Wins on The Road

Release Date:
October 14, 2006
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

CRESSON, PA – Tim Jordan (Hamburg, NY/Frontier) scored 12:01 into the second half to break a 0-0 tie and help the Hilbert College men’s soccer team to a 2-0 conference win over Mount Aloysius College on Saturday. The victory is the Hawks first of the 2006 season in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC).

Hilbert’s Dan Russell (Marilla, NY/Iroquois) added an insurance goal with 3:00 remaining and keeper Adam Eaton (Sardinia, NY/Pioneer) recorded seven saves to earn his first career shutout between the pipes. Matt Begeal (Northville, NY/Wells) assisted on the Hawks first goal and David Cunningham (Cheektowaga, NY/Maryvale) joined Jordan for assists on Rusell’s goal.

The host Mounties (1-11, 0-6) were paced by the defensive effort of keeper Brady Griesheimer who stopped 16 shots in a losing effort.

The Hawks (4-9-1, 1-4-1) return to action Wednesday, October 18th at AMCC foe Penn State Behrend.

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.