Full Weekend of Athletics

Volleyball Opens on the Road, Basketball Streamed LIVE
Release Date:
January 25, 2013
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, NY - With the start of the second semester upon us, the Hafner Recreation Center will be busting at the seems soon with student-athletes training for their respective seasons. 

Tonight the men's volleyball team opens their season at the SUNYIT Tournament (Utica, NY) when they face Elms College and Bard College (6pm, 8pm).  The Hawks move to pool-play Saturday based on the results of their first-day matches.  You can follow the tourney results by clicking (here) which will take to you the SUNYIT tournament page. Go (here) to read the men's volleyball season preview.

Tomorrow, the basketball teams look to sweep the series against Penn State Altoona this year.  The women's team captured their first AMCC win in the 71-63 victory on December 8th, while the men's team claimed their third win 72-61.

The Hawks are traveling to Altoona tonight but fans, who can't make the trip to central PA, can watch and follow the games via the internet. 

Click (here) to follow live stats and click (here) to view the UStream live video.

Hawks basketball, and men's volleyball continue to occupy prime practice times in the gym, but beginning February 1st the baseball, softball and men's and women's lacrosse teams will be vying for court time. What a great time of year!


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.