Collier Named to AMCC All-Conference Softball Team
- Release Date:
- May 10, 2012
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
PITTSBURGH, PA- Hilbert College’s Rachel Collier was named a 2012 Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) All-Conference selection. Collier landed on the Third Team after a successful first year offensively pacing the Hawks at the plate and defensively from first base. Ashley Gruber (Penn State Behrend) and Jalisa Westover (Mount Aloysius) were named Co-Players of the Year while Kelly Chambers (Penn State Altoona) grabbed the Newcomer of the Year award. D’Youville’s Hannah Norton, for the second time in two year, was honored as the AMCC Pitcher of the Year and Penn State Behrend’s Stacy Pondo was once again selected as the AMCC Coach of the Year, her third selection in eight seasons.
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. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs, one a master’s in criminal justice administration and the other a master’s in public administration, and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.