Hawks Shutout Saxons

Release Date:
September 14, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

ALFRED, NY – Hilbert College junior Rosanne Gawronski (West Seneca, NY/West Seneca West) scored two goals to lead the visiting Hawks to a 2-0 shutout victory over the Alfred University Saxons (1-4) on Tuesday.

Gawronski’s game winning goal came assisted from freshman Amber Balseca (Newfane, NY/Newfane) 10 minutes into the second half. Gawronski would later add one more insurance goal with 14 minutes left to play to secure the win for the Hawks. Hilbert College freshman goalie Kelly Goodwin (Niagara Falls, NY/Niagara Falls) turned away 6 Alfred shots en route to her first career shut out. Alfred keeper Rebecca Pociask stopped 3 shots in the loss.

The Hilbert College (2-2) women’s soccer team returns to action this Saturday, September 17 when the travel to Clarkson University for a 1:00 pm contest.

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.