Hilbert Volleyball Team Downed at Medaille

Release Date:
October 8, 2003
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Medaille College wasted no time Tuesday night racing to three straight wins over the visiting Hilbert College Lady Hawks 30-10, 30-6, and 30-10 in NCAA Division III women’s volleyball.

Jenny Costello led the Mavericks (7-10, 4-1) with eight kills, nine assists, seven aces, and six digs in the important North Eastern Athletic Conference match-up.

The Hawks (1-11, 0-5) were led by Amanda Ellis (Pioneer/Arcade, NY) who contributed four kills, three assists and four digs in a losing effort.

Hilbert will play its fifth consecutive road match at 1 p.m. Saturday at NEAC foe Cazenovia 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.