Collins and Grosch Recognized by Conference
Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference All Stars Announced
- Release Date:
- May 17, 2010
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
PITTSBURGH, PA — The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference announced the All-Conference softball teams for the 2010 season and two Hilbert College athletes have been recognized for their outstanding and dependable play. Senior outfielder Sarah Collins (Milroy, PA/Indian Valley) was named to the 2nd team All-Conference squad and freshman Amber Grosch (Depew, NY/Depew) was chosen to the Honorable Mention team at the short stop position. Thirty-three players and one coach are recognized for their abilities and sportsmanship by the conference coaches at the completion of each season. The AMCC names eleven players (one player per each position, plus an additional pitcher and designated player) to the 1st Team All-Conference, 2nd Team All-Conference and Honorable Mention teams as well as a Player of the Year, a Pitcher of the Year, a Newcomer of the Year and Coach of the Year.
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. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs, one a master’s in criminal justice administration and the other a master’s in public administration, and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.