Reinard named AMCC Player of the Week

Release Date:
January 14, 2008
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

GIBSONIA, PA – For the second time this season, Hilbert College men’s basketball player Dallas Reinard (Smethport, PA/Smethport) has earned Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) Player of the Week honors. The 6’4 senior guard helped the Hawks to two conference wins during the week ending January 13th.

In a 58-53 win on the road at the University of Pitt-Bradford, Reinard scored 17 points to go with six rebounds and four steals. Currently the conference’s second leading scorer (22.0 ppg), Reinard came back later in the week to produce 24 points, nine rebounds, five assists, and three steals in a 74-60 win at home over Mount Aloysius College.

The Hawks (7-6, 3-3) will take a three-game win streak into Wednesday’s home game against the University of Pitt-Greensburg.

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.