Fie Named To AMCC 2nd Team

Release Date:
May 8, 2006
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

GIBSONIA, PA – Hilbert College softball player Amber Fie (Olean, NY/Olean) has been named second team All-Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) for the 2006 season.

The senior catcher led the Hawks in 10 different offensive categories including games started (30), at bats (89), hits (33), RBIs (16), and homeruns (3). Her .371 from the plate went along with a slugging percentage of .387 to place her ninth and tenth in the conference respectively.

A repeat performer on the 2005 second team, Fie led the 2006 Hawks to an 8-23 record and a ninth place finish in the AMCC.

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.