AMCC Announces Academic All-Conference Members

Chi Alpha Sigma inductees introduced
Release Date:
April 6, 2010
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

GIBSONIA, PA – The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate College (AMCC) is proud to celebrate the academic achievement of more than 600 student-athletes during the 2009-2010 academic year. Hilbert College is recognizing 57 student-athletes (of the 126 total athletes)  who have earned Academic All-Conference Honors by carrying a cumulative grade point average of 3.2 or higher entering the spring 2010 semester.

Hilbert College award winners are: Matt Begeal (Northville, NY/Wells), Nicole Blair (East Syracuse, NY/Minoa), Destyn Brown (Ithaca, NY/Ithaca), Adam Clabo (No. Tonawanda, NY/Niagara Wheatfield), Sarah Collins (Milroy, PA/Indian Valley), David Cunningham (Cheektowaga, NY/Maryvale), Eric Davies (Tonawanda, NY/Tonawanda), Maria DelMonaco (Orchard Park, NY/Orchard Park),  Courtney DeVille (Kenmore, NY/Kenmore West), Kara Donner (Springville, NY/Springville Griffiths), Amanda Dudek (Tonawanda, NY/Tonawanda), Maggie Fage (Delmar, NY/Bethlehem), Jeffrey Gauthier (Buffalo, NY/Bishop Timon-St. Jude), Amber Grosch (Depew, NY/Depew), Allison Hall (Tonawanda, NY/Tonawanda), Felicea Harris (Niagara Falls, NY/Niagara Falls), Joseph Hart (Eden, NY/Eden), Ed Heffron (Williamsville, NY/Cardinal O’Hara), Heather Hottois (Caledonia, NY/Caledonia-Mumford)), Tim Hourihan (West Seneca, NY/St. Francis), Alyssa Hulbert (Tonawanda, NY/Kenmore East), Carole Jones (Bliss, NY/Letchworth), James Knapp (Lockport, NY/St. Mary’s), Rachel Kwiatkowski (West Seneca, NY/Orchard Park), Ryan LaCorte (Cheektowaga, NY/John F. Kennedy), Greg Lake (West Seneca, NY/West Seneca West), Samantha Lawrence (East Chatham, NY/West Lebanon), Jill Martucci (Hamburg, NY/Hamburg), Adam Matula (Campbell, NY/Campbell-Savona), Matthew Militello (Depew, NY/Lancaster), Colby Miller (Rochester, NY/Irondequoit), Jasmine Moore (Cheektowaga, NY/Cheektowaga), Jessica Morey (Gloversville, NY/Mayville) Ken Mosier (Cassadaga. NY/Cassadaga), Katie Newton (Elba, NY/Elba), Kayla Norman (Brockport, NY/Brockport), Shane Olivieri (Hamburg, NY/Hamburg), Erica Page (Angola, NY/Lake Shore), James Pernick (Tonawanda, NY/St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute), Amanda Phillips (Cheektowaga, NY/Cleveland Hill), Unique Phillips (Charlotte, NC/Zebulon B. Vance), Melissa Radder (Cheektowaga, NY/Sacred Heart Academy), Emili Ripley (Batavia, NY/Notre Dame Catholic), Jessie Roland (East Aurora, NY/East Aurora), Eric Russell (Marilla, NY/Iroquois), Emily Schilling (Holland, NY/Holland), Susanne Schofield (Tonawanda, NY/Tonawanda),Carrie Sisson (Eden, NY/Mt. Mercy Academy), Stephanie Smith (Waterloo, NY/Waterloo), William Strassner (Spencerport, NY/Bishop Kearney), Rebecca Sutton (Eden, NY/Eden), Richard Sykora (Stow, OH/Stow-Munroe Falls), Samantha Tedesco (Orchard Park, NY/Orchard Park), Amanda Trickey (Clifton Springs, NY/Canandaigua Academy), Cody Troutman (South Dayton, NY/Pine Valley), and Mary Zinni (Batavia, NY/Batavia).
In addition to being recognized by the AMCC, Cunningham, Davies, Jones, Page, Schilling, and Sykora will be inducted into Chi Alpha Sigma’s New York Theta Chapter on Thursday, April 29th at the Athletic Awards Banquet. The National College Athlete Honor Society recognizes junior and senior student-athletes who carry a grade point average of 3.4 or higher.  These six student-athletes will be joining eight teammates who were inducted at the completion of their junior years and are repeat selections: Begeal, Brown, Collins, DeVille, Fage, Lake, Sisson and Trickey.
The AMCC consists of 11 institutions from across New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Maryland while recognizing competition in 14 different sports.

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.