Hawks Stopped By Panthers

Release Date:
October 19, 2004
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

October 19, 2004


BRADFORD, Pa. – The Hilbert College Hawks lost 3-1 (30-21, 13-30, 20-30, 21-30) Tuesday to the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford in women’s collegiate volleyball. The visiting Hawks rallied from an early five-point deficit to win game one, but then dropped three straight to fall to 0-6 in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference and 1-12 overall.


Amanda Ellis (Arcade, NY/Pioneer) led Hilbert with 21 digs while Amy Anderson (West Seneca, NY/West Seneca West) had 10 kills, three blocks, and 12 digs.  Lynn Workman (Newfane, NY/Newfane) chipped in with six kills, seven digs, and two blocks in the losing effort.


The Hawks return to action at 1 p.m. Oct. 23 at home against AMCC foe Mount Aloysius 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.