Athletics Launches New Website

Release Date:
September 12, 2013
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333


Thursday, September 12, 2013
Contact: Matt Heidt ( or 716.926.8792)
HAMBURG, N.Y.Hilbert College Athletics, in partnership with SIDEARM Sports, announced Thursday the launch of, the newly designed website provides a variety of new, interactive, and fan-friendly features.
"Hilbert College is pleased to announce the launch of our new Hawks’ Athletics website," Hilbert Director of Athletics John Czarnecki said. "The new format provides a dynamic platform to better showcase the College’s 13 athletic programs and our student-athletes. This website is a testament to the College’s commitment to its community of alumni, sponsors, donors, students, parents, and fans of the Hilbert Hawks.”
The all-new features an updated look and layout that is consistent with college athletics websites. The new look includes larger images and will continue to provide all of the sports schedules and rosters, game previews and recaps, statistics, player and coach bios, and historical information on Hawk athletics as in the past. In addition, fans of Hilbert Athletics will find quick access to the Hawks’ social media hubs, statistics, schedules, more general information pages, photo galleries, scoreboards, and upcoming calendar of events. The new website will also feature mobile capabilities to access Hilbert Hawks’ information on-the-go.

SIDEARM Sports provides the software and technology that powers the websites, live stats, and video streaming for over 600 colleges, universities and high schools across North America.

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.