Hilbert defeated by UPG in Three Games

Release Date:
October 8, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

GREENSBURG, PA -- The Hilbert College women’s volleyball lost its fourth consecutive Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) match, 3-0 (23-30, 15-30, 15-30), to the University of Pitt-Greensburg on Saturday, October 8th. The Hawks are now 1-15 on the season and 0-4 in AMCC contests. The host Panthers move to 6-17 with the victory, and 3-1 in conference play.

Keri Bush (Horseheads, NY/Horseheads) turned in the top performance for the visiting Hawks, recording 10 kills to go along with one ace. Laura Stranc (West Seneca, NY/West Seneca West) also had 1 ace along with 20 assists in the losing effort.

The Hawks will play an away tri-match at Hamilton College on Tuesday, October 11th.  Hilbert will take on the SUNYIT Wildcats at 6:00 pm and face the host Continentals at 8:00 pm in Clinton, NY.

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.