Hawks Play First Home Match on Wednesday

Hilbert begins play at 7p.m.
Release Date:
September 15, 2009
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, NY- The women’s volleyball team takes on cross town rival Medaille College on Wednesday September, 16 at 7p.m in Hafner Gym. The Hawks (1-5) played the Mavericks (6-1) earlier this season losing 3-0. The Hawks are coming off a 1-1 weekend where they defeated Bard College for their first win of the season. Hilbert looks to keep the win streak going to improve their overall record to (2-5).

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.