Stark Named December Student-Athlete of Month
- Release Date:
- December 20, 2012
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
The 5-11 point guard averaged 15.0 points, 3 assists and 2.2 rebounds as he guided the Hawks to a 4-1 record in the final month of basketball in 2012. Stark was a consistent shooter, crafting a .500 field goal percentage after taking the second most shots on the team in December (29 of 58). He further led the Hawks in attempts behind the three-point line and finished making seven of eighteen (.389). The lefty was perfect at the charity stripe hitting all ten attempts. The Queens, NY native scored 75 points, dished for 15 assists, and swiped five steals in his 26.2 minutes per game.
Stark lit-it-up against Keystone College when he stormed the Giants for 27 points and finished with three assists in 35 minutes during Hilbert’s 75-73 road win. Stark came off the bench and netted 16 points in Hilbert’s only AMCC loss this season at Medaille College in early December.
Currently, Hilbert’s over record is 9-2 and they sit in a four-way tie for first place in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference with a 3-1 tab. The Hawks are off to the programs fastest start in history.
.Stark is a digital media arts major and boasts a 3.32 cumulative grade point average.
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.