Hawks Swing Into Golf Championships

Release Date:
October 14, 2012
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

1st round results  

WEST MIDDLESEX, OH – The Hilbert College men’s golf team wrapped up play on day one of the AMCC Championships with Ryan Ratajczak leading the Hawk charge. Hilbert’s team score of 363 places them 49 strokes behind tournament leader, Penn State Behrend who holds a slim five stroke lead over La Roche (319).

Ratajczak shot a Hawk low of 89 which ended up being just one stroke bettger than team mates Karl Blomback and Ryan TofilGary Gawera carded at 94 and Jake Reinecke rounded out the five-some.

The team will get back out of the links Monday looking to improve their ninth place standings.

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.