Hawks Take A Pair From Bay Path

Release Date:
March 18, 2009
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

The Hilbert College softball team earned a sweep of Bay Path College this afternoon (March 18, 2009) at the Fast Pitch Dreams Tournament in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The pair of wins improves the Hawk's record to 3-3.

In the first game, junior Carrie Sisson (Elma, NY/Mt. Mercy) earned the victory on the mound, pitching all seven innings.

Freshman Cortney Hohl (Lakeview, NY/Frontier) was 2-4 in the game, with a home run and 3 RBIs.

The Hawks were victorious 7-4

In the second game, Hohl was on the mound for the Hawks and defeated Bay Path in five innings of work.

Junior Rachel Parker (Hamburg, NY/Hamburg) was 4-4 at the plate with two doubles and an RBI. Junior Melissa Radder (Cheektowaga, NY/Sacred Heart) was 2-3 and had four RBIs.

Hilbert defeated Bay Path 11-3.

The Hawks will play single games on Thursday March 19, against Baptist Bible and Bay Path College.

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.