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Kenney Named ECAC Southern Region Player of the Week

Release Date:
January 26, 2005
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January 25, 2005

 

CENTERVILLE, Mass.Hilbert College men’s basketball player Sean Kenney was named the East Coast Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Men’s Basketball Player of the Week in the Southern Region for the week of January 17-23.

 

Kenney averaged 25.0 points and 7.0 rebounds per game while shooting 57% (26-46) from the field as the Hawks (6-9 overall, 4-4 AMCC) had a 3-0 week in conference play.  The senior forward led the Hawks with a double-double (25 pts., 10 rebs.) in a win at home over Pitt-Bradford, then followed up with a career-high 32 points, including 5 three-pointers, in a victory on the road against Mt. Aloysius.

 

The ECAC is the nation's largest athletic conference with 323 Divisions I, II, and III colleges and universities from Maine to North Carolina. Established in 1938, the ECAC, a non-profit service organization, sponsors 110 championships in 35 men's and women's sports.  For more information on this story, visit the ECAC website at www.ecac.org.



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.