Women’s Soccer Hit By Hiram

Release Date:
September 4, 2011
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333


HIRAM, OHNicole Blair (in photo to right) scored and assisted in the Hilbert women’s soccer loss (4-2) at Hiram College September 3.  

The Hawks surrendered a two-goal lead by the time Blair assisted on Robbi Bailey’s first Hawk goal of the season at the 18 minute mark. Hiram netted one more tally before intermission, taking a 3-1 cushion at the break.

Blair scored her goal thirteen minutes into the second period giving the Hawks some hope by cutting the score to 3-2. Hiram put one more ball past the Hawks keeper, clinching the two-goal win.

Hilbert (0-1) plays again in Ohio facing the University of Mount Union September 4.

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.