Volleyball hosts home opener
non-conference loss to crosstown rival Medaille
- Release Date:
- September 16, 2009
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
HAMBURG, NY: The Hilbert College women’s volleyball team played their home opener against Medaille College in front of 132 fans. The visitors came into the gym with a 6-1 record while the host team entered with a 1-5 record. The non-conference game ended in favor of the Mavericks who won all three sets with scores of 25-21, 25-13 and 25-14.
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.