Hilbert Men's Volleyball Wins Second Straight Match

Release Date:
March 1, 2004
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, N.Y.-- The Hilbert College men's volleyball team needed five games Saturday afternoon to dispose of visiting Villa Julie College 27-30, 30-21, 30-21, 14-30, and 15-10 to improve to 2-10 on the year.

Craig Kilgore (Frontier/Buffalo, NY) recorded 20 kills and eight digs, while teammate Tommy Cone (St. Thomas More/Rapid City, SD) added 12 kills and nine digs for the winners. Dustin Riker (Frontier/Blasdell, NY) chipped in with 36 assists for the Hawks who will return to action at 7 p.m. March 2 at home to face national power D'Youville College.

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.