Hilbert Volleyball Team Falls to Behrend

Release Date:
October 22, 2003
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

ERIE, Pa. – The Hilbert College women’s volleyball team lost to Penn State Behrend 30-19, 30-7, and 30-20 in women’s NCAA Division III volleyball on Tuesday.

The Behrend Lions were paced by Amanda Evans’ 34 assists and nine digs. Lisa Wagner chipped in with 10 kills and 16 digs for the winners.

Lisa Piccone (Westfield/Westfield, NY) had five kills while teammate Shannon Farrell (Cleveland Hill/Cheektowaga, NY) recorded 11 digs to lead Hilbert.

The Lady Hawks (1-16) return to home next Wednesday for a 7 p.m. contest against D’Youville College before heading to the NEAC Championships on Nov. 1.

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.