Hawks Fall at Pitt-Bradford

Release Date:
October 16, 2008
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

The Hilbert College women’s volleyball team fell to the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford 3-0 (14-25, 8-25, 17-25) on Wednesday evening. With the loss, the Hawks drop to 6-11 on the season, 1-4 in AMCC play.

Leading the way for the Hawks was sophomore Erica Page (Angola, NY/Lakeshore) who recorded 3 kills, 8 digs and 1 service ace. Freshman Liz Delbert (Cheektowaga, NY/West Seneca East) registered a team-high 13 digs for the Hawks. Senior Melissa Kick (Blasdell, NY/Mt. Mercy) chipped in with 10 digs and 5 assists.

The Hawks return to the Hafner Center Oct. 18 at 1 p.m. to host 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.