Hawks Can't Hold On
Double overtime loss to D'YC
- Release Date:
- September 29, 2009
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
HAMBURG, NY – The Hilbert College men’s soccer team hosted cross town and new Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) opponent D’Youville College on Tuesday, September 29th. The players were aggressive and play was physical because both teams had a lot riding on the outcome of the game. With less than five minutes left in the second overtime period, D’Youville College found the back of the net and won the game, 2-1. The win improves the Spartans overall record to 1-9 and 1-2 in AMCC play. Hilbert drops to 0-9-1 and 0-2-1.
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. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs, one a master’s in criminal justice administration and the other a master’s in public administration, and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.