HC Women’s Volleyball Drops Two

Release Date:
October 18, 2004
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

October 16, 2004


FROSTBURG, Md. -- The Hilbert College women’s volleyball team was defeated in both matches of a tri-match Saturday against Frostburg State (30-10, 30-18, 30-8) and Elmira College (30-15, 30-18, 30-14). The losses drop the Hawks overall record to 1-11, and 0-5 in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) play.


Lynn Workman (Newfane, NY/Newfane) led Hilbert in the morning match versus Frostburg with three kills and eight digs. Amanda Ellis (Arcade, NY/Pioneer) added five assists and seven digs for the Hawks, and Nicholette Newton (Forestville, NY/Forestville) chipped in with six digs.


In the second match, Amy Anderson (West Seneca, NY/West Seneca West) led the charge with seven kills, seven blocks and eight digs, while also recording a .294 hitting percentage. Laura Stranc (West Seneca, NY/West Seneca West) led the Hawks with 16 assists, while Ellis recorded a team-high 14 digs.


The Hawks next match takes them to Bradford, Pa., Oct. 19, where they will face the University of Pitt-Bradford Panthers in an AMCC contest. The match is scheduled for 7 p.m.

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.