HC ties DYC in men’s soccer

Release Date:
September 5, 2007
The Office of Sports Information
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BUFFALO, NY – The Hilbert College men’s soccer team improved to 0-2-1 on Wednesday thanks to a 1-1 tie at local foe D’Youville College. The host Spartans break a 15 game losing streak with the stalemate and improve to 0-2-1 on the season.

D’Youville’s Kevin Buffham opened the scoring with a goal on a Johnny Boyle assist at 28:00. The Hawks answered 22:30 later in the second half when Greg Lake (West Seneca, NY/West Seneca West) found the back of the net after a feed from Matt Begeal (Northville, NY/Wells).

Hilbert keeper Eric Davies (Tonawanda, NY/Tonawanda) turned away six shots while D’Youville’s Adam Huczel stopped five on the day.

The Hawks are off until Tuesday, September 11th when they’ll travel to Morrisville State for a 4:00 pm match with the Mustangs.

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.