Hawks Shutout Mounties, 4-0

Release Date:
October 15, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, NY – The Hilbert College women’s soccer team blanked the visiting Mount Aloysius College Mounties 4-0 on Saturday to improve their record to 5-7-1 overall and 1-4-1 in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) play.

Hilbert keeper Kelly Goodwin (Niagara Falls, NY/Niagara Falls) made five saves to earn her third shutout of the season, becoming the first freshman goalie to win five games for Hawks coach James Ruggiero.

Lucy Zver (Jasper, NY/Jasper-Troupsburg) scored two goals and Amber Balseca (Newfane, NY/Newfane) scored her team leading fifth goal of the season. Katrina Galofaro (Dunkirk, NY/Silver Creek) also scored and added an assist for the winners.

The Hawks travel to conference foe, University of Pitt-Bradford this Wednesday, October 19th for a 2:00 pm game against the Panthers.

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.