Mount Aloysius Grabs Two From Softball

Release Date:
May 2, 2011
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

Williamsville, NY – The Hilbert softball team dropped their last series of the season to Mount Aloysius College (MAC) on May 1 by scores of 12-2 and 10-1. The AMCC conference losses drop the Hawks’ record to 1-26 (0-18 AMCC).  MAC improves to 21-7 (12-2) as they prepare for the AMCC play-offs in a week.

In the first game, Hilbert held a 1-0 lead after the 1st inning, but then allowed MAC to go on a 6-run 2nd inning tear. Down 6-2 going into the 3rd inning, MAC crossed home again for 6 more runs building a 12-2 lead which closed out the scoring for the 5 inning game.   Jill Martucci (Hamburg, NY/Hamburg) went 1 for 2 and earned the RBI while Kelly Milne took the loss on the mound.
Mount Aloysius opened the second game with a 5-run first inning performance which they repeated in the 4th. Hilbert’s lone run was scored after Halsey Baker (Scio, NY/Scio) got on base with a single. She stole second before Devan Jonathan’s (Basom, NY/Akron) double sent Baker home in the bottom of the second inning.

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.