Hilbert Women’s Volleyball Season Ends at NEAC Tourney

Release Date:
November 3, 2003
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Hilbert College women’s volleyball team ended their season on Saturday with a 21-30, 21-30, and 22-30 loss to Cazenovia College in the North Eastern Athletic Conference Tournament at D’Youville College.

Hilbert received four kills from Lisa Piccone (Westfield/Westfield, NY), while teammate Lynn Workman (Newfane/Newfane, NY) recorded 15 digs. Shannon Farrell (Cleveland Hill/Cheektowaga, NY) added five aces and seven digs in a losing effort.

Piccone received second team All-NEAC honors for the 2003 season. She led Hilbert with 93 kills and 32 aces for the year. The Lady Hawks end the season with a disappointing 1-18 record.

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.