Martucci Leads Hawks Against Altoona

Release Date:
April 26, 2011
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

ALTOONA, PA – Penn State Altoona continued their strong play in the AMCC softball league as they captured two games (8-0, 13-5) from the visiting Hilbert Hawks April 25th dropping the Hawks to 0-10. Altoona improved to 13-5 and steps closer to the play-offs.

Hilbert was led on the day by junior Jill Martucci who finished with 4 hits and 2RBI. Allison Hall and Kelly Milne both went 2 for 3 in the second game giving the Hawks some fire power at the plate.

Altoona took the game from Hilbert, as they finished with 23 hits in 10 innings of play.

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.