Hibbard Honored with HCAC Athlete of the Week Honor

Hibbard Honored with HCAC Athlete of the Week Honor

CARMEL, Ind. - Junior, guard, Isaac Hibbard (New Albany, Ind.) was named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week announced Monday afternoon by the league office. 

The junior helped propel the Panthers past HCAC opponents Franklin (70-51) and Manchester (65-56) to remain perfect on the season. 

Hibbard finished the week averaging a team-high 18.0 ppg, while shooting 59.3 percent from the floor. The junior dished out 14 assists while pulling in 13 rebounds.

In the teams contest with Franklin, he posted a game-high 17 points with eight rebounds and six assists. Hibbard carried the momentum into the weekend as he finished with 19 points and a game-high eight assists in the triumph over Manchester. 

The junior currently ranks second among the HCAC in assists, averaging 6.7 per contest.

The Panthers return to the hardwood on Saturday, Dec. 14 as they travel north to Defiance for a battle of unbeaten. Tip-off is set for 3 PM.