Hawks Soar Past Mounties

Release Date:
October 20, 2008
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

The Hilbert College women’s soccer team dominated Mount Aloysius College 7-0 on Saturday afternoon Oct. 18, to notch their first AMCC victory of the season. With the win, the Hawks improve their overall record to 5-9 and 1-5 in AMCC play.

Senior Tricia Knight (Sardinia, NY/Pioneer) led the Hawks with a Hatrick, and giving her four goals in the 2 game weekend road trip. Freshman Alyssa Hulbert (Tonawanda, NY/Kenmore East) also scored twice and recorded an assist in the victory.

Junior Maggie Fage (Delmar, NY/Bethlehem) tallied two goals in the game, giving her 6 goals on the season.

Freshmen Mary Zinni (Batavia, NY/Batavia), and Halsey Baker (Scio, NY/Scio) split the shutout in net for the Hawks. The Hawks have not allowed a goal in the last 2 games.

The Hawks return to action Oct. 22 at Penn State Behrend.

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.