Men’s and Women’s Soccer Open Up AMCC play on Saturday

Hilbert will be hosting a doubleheader at 1p.m and 3p.m
Release Date:
September 14, 2009
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, NY--The Hilbert College women’s and men’s soccer teams up open league play this weekend as both teams take on AMCC opponent University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg on Saturday September 19. The women kick off at 1p.m and the men take the field following the conclusion of the women’s game at 3p.m.  

The women’s soccer team (3-2) will look to continue their undefeated home stand record (1-0) and wipe out last year’s 3-0 loss to Greensburg.

The Bobcats (1-4) will look to erase last year’s 4-3 loss to the Hawks. The Hawks (0-5) will look for their first win of the year and first win in AMCC play.

The doubleheader marks the last home game for each team until they return to action on September 29 and 30 on Hilbert Soccer Field.

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.