Reinard Earns Weekly AMCC Honors

Release Date:
January 23, 2006
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, NY – Hilbert College men’s basketball player Dallas Reinard (Smethport, PA/Smethport) was named Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Player of the Week for the week ending January 22rd.

The sophomore guard averaged 24.3 points, 10.0 rebounds and 2.7 assists in three games while leading the Hawks to a 3-0 week. He would go on to shoot more than 43% from behind the arc while shooting 70% from the line.

Reinard and the Hawks started the week at the University of Pitt-Bradford where he knocked down 11 points while adding nine rebounds in a 73-65 win. Friday night against visiting Mount Aloysius College, Reinard went off for 30 points to help the Hawks to a 106-88 victory. He then followed that performance with a career-high 32 points, including seven three-pointers, in a 75-73 overtime win over Penn St-Altoona. His last second off-balanced 3-pointer tied the game and forced overtime.

On the season, Reinard is averaging 18.8 points and 6.0 rebounds in 14 games for the 7-7 (5-3) Hawks.

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.