AMCC Announces Women's Basketball All-Conference Teams
- Release Date:
- February 28, 2012
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
PITTSBURGH, PA – The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference released the women’s All-Conference selections for the 2011-12 season, February 28.
Eight seniors (from six different institutions) dominated the fifteen slots available to complete the three teams. Two sophomores high-light the First Team, led by sensational sophomore Jessica Pitts, the Defensive and Player of the Year award winner.
Headlining the First, Second and Third All-Conference teams are the Newcomer of the Year (Lacy Huck, Franciscan), the Players of the Year as well as the Defensive Player of the Year (Jessica Pitts, La Roche) and the Co-Coaches of the Year (Eddie Benton, La Roche, and Bill Agronin, Medaille).
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.