UPB Runners Slow Hawks

Release Date:
October 8, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

Bradford, PA – The University of Pitt-Bradford women’s cross country teamed scored an 18-45 win over the visiting Hilbert College Hawks Friday afternoon in Bradford, PA. The Panthers took seven of the top eight spots including a first-place finish by Rose Wilken in 18:47 to secure the dual meet win.

Hilbert’s Sue Devlin (Hamburg, NY/Frontier) was again the Hawks top finisher as the junior covered the 2.8 mile course in 20:15 to finish third overall.

The Hilbert College women’s cross country team will travel to the Robert’s Wesleyan College Invitational on Saturday, October 15th for an 11:00 AM meet, before heading to the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) Championships on October 29th.

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.