McHale Ranked in Rebounding and Blocks

Release Date:
March 27, 2007
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Hilbert College women’s basketball player Amanda McHale (Bradford, PA/Archbishop Walsh) completes her junior campaign in the company of some of the finest NCAA Division III players in the country.

McHale finishes the 2006-07 season ranked eighth nationally in blocked shots per game while swatting an average of 3.2 per contest. The 5’11 forward also pulled down 10.6 rebounds per outing to rank 26th nationally.

McHale led the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) in both statistical categories while garnishing All-Conference Second Team honors.

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.