Lee-Jeffries Named to All-Region Team

Release Date:
March 16, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
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March 16, 2005


Hilbert College forward Autumn Lee-Jeffries (Buffalo, NY/Holy Angels) has been named to the second team for the NCAA Division III East Region.  This selection marks the first time a Hilbert College women’s basketball player has been named to a all-region team.


Lee-Jeffries led the Hawks in scoring (15.1 per game) and ranked second on the team in rebounding (10.9).  She also led Hilbert in blocks per game (3.8), which ranked second amongst NCAA Division III women.


The junior was named a member of the first team All-Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) and was also named AMCC Player of the Week for the week of Feb. 21. 

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.