Johnson Named October Student-Athlete of the Month

Release Date:
November 14, 2012
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

Allegra Johnson was named the Hilbert College Student-Athlete of the Month for October, 2012.

In the 36 sets the women’s volleyball team played in October, Johnson led the Hawks offense with 102 kills, averaging 2.83 kills per set.   During the team’s 3-7 month, the Hawks secured victories over Oswego State, Pitt-Greensburg and Wilkes University.

The Euclid, OH native had double digit kills (4) and digs (5) in the team’s 10 matches played, and she earned 8 service aces and led the team with 94 digs for the month. 

Johnson’s most impressive match was the league defeat to Pitt-Bradford when she drove home 16 kills and earned 20 digs along with two blocks. She was named as the AMCC Women’s Volleyball Player of the Week October 29th for her impressive performance.

Johnson is a freshman psychology major.

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.