Smolarek Receives Post Season Honors

Release Date:
September 1, 2003
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

Amanda Smolarek (Lancaster, NY/Villa Maria) was selected to the All-North Eastern Athletic Conference first team for the 2002-03 season. The junior forward lead the Lady Hawks in scoring with 11.3 ppg and lead the NEAC in rebounding, pulling down 10 carooms a game.

Making it to the second team was Hilbert freshman guard Cheri White (Tonawanda, NY/Tonawanda). White finished second on the team in steals (31) and third on the team in blocks (8).

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.