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Adam Weaver Named AMCC Player of the Week

Release Date:
February 4, 2013
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PITTSBURGH, PAAdam Weaver was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Player of the Week February 4.

The junior from Stow, OH led the Hawks over the weekend with his 5.14 kills and 3.86 digs (.286 hitting percentage) and 4 blocks / 3 services aces in the Hawks’ two conference matches on Sunday.   His highlight effort came in a 4-set loss to Penn State Altoona when he recorded 26 kills, 3 blocks and 16 digs.   

On January 26th, Weaver became Hilbert College’s All Time Kill leader in the morning match against SUNYIT. The Outside Hitter currently has 627 kills.

The Hawks (2-5) have garnered wins over SUNYIT and Bard College, with losses to Elms College, Sage College, Altoona and D'Youville College (2x). They travel to North Buffalo for their UVC West Cross-Over match weekend at Medaille College. Hilbert (0-1 UVC) squares off against NYU and Bard on February 9th and then Vassar the following day. 



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.