Hawks Spiked by Golden Flyers

Release Date:
February 22, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
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February 22, 2005


ROCHESTER, NY – Nazareth College’s Adam DiCicco had seven kills and setter Geoff O'Connor had 22 assists and five service aces Tuesday to lead the Golden Flyers to a men's volleyball victory over visiting Hilbert College, 3-0 (30-16, 30-11, 30-12).

For the visiting Hawks (1-10, 0-9 NECVA), junior Steve Peet (West Seneca, NY/West Seneca West) recorded four kills while senior Tom Cone (Rapid City, SD/Lincoln) had three kills, four aces, and three digs.

The Hawks hit the road this weekend for a tri-match at New Jersey City University with Johnson and Wales University.  The first match is scheduled for 1:00 PM on Saturday, February 26th.  

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.