Gillette Named SMCM January Student-Athlete of the Month

Submitted by Michael Bruckler on February 14, 2020 - 11:34 am
February 14, 2020
By Michael Bruckler

St. Mary's College of Maryland men's basketball member Miles Gillette has been selected as the January Student-Athlete of the Month, the SMCM athletic department announced on Feb. 12.

The Department of Athletics & Recreation executive team selects the Student-Athlete of the Month awardee each month.

Gillette led the Seahawks on the offensive end by averaging 20.4 points per game. The junior forward was also a force on the glass, averaging 8.4 rebounds per game, good for second on the team. The Washington, D.C. native hustled for a team-best 1.3 steals per game. Additionally, Gillette finished the month with 1.3 assists per game and 0.4 blocks per game. Gillette had his best game offensively in a loss against York when he recorded 32 points. The Seahawk men's basketball team finished the month of January with a 4-4 record.

Gillette is currently third in the Capital Athletic Conference in points per game, averaging 16.4, and tied for fourth in rebounds per game with 7.4.

January Student-Athlete of the Month Honor Roll

  • Women's Basketball - Gina Seifert
  • Men's Swimming - Peter Orban
  • Women's Swimming - Brenna Litynski

2019-20 Student-Athletes of the Month 

  • September - Khalid Balogun, Men's Soccer
  • October - Josh McRobie, Men's Soccer
  • November - Leo Boucher, Sailing
  • December - Gary Grant, Men's Basketball
  • January - Miles Gillette, Men's Basketball