Hawks Place 8th at Nazareth Invitational

Release Date:
October 13, 2008
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

The Hilbert College women’s cross country program ran at the Nazareth College invitational, on Saturday afternoon, Oct. 11. The Hawks finished in 8th place overall at the meet, which was a 4K track.

The top finisher for the Hawks was junior Amanda Phillips (Cheektowaga, NY/Cleveland Hill) with a time of 18:28, good enough for 32nd overall. Junior Amanda Trickey (Clifton Springs, NY/Canandaigua Academy) finished 41st overall with a time of 19:42. Freshman Laura Wilson (Buffalo, NY/Grover Cleveland) registered a time of 20:23, placing her 44th. Sara Kingsland and freshman Jill Cohen (Buffalo, NY/Kenmore East) placed 52nd and 53rd respectively.

The Hawks return to the trails Oct. 18 to host the Hilbert College Invitational.

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.