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WestConn Field Hockey Named To NFHCA National Academic Team Award

WestConn Field Hockey Named To NFHCA National Academic Team Award

GILBERT, AZ - The NFHCA Office is pleased to announce that 130 Division III programs have earned the 2017 Zag Field Hockey / NFHCA Division III National Academic Team Award.  Western Connecticut State University, headed by Dani McDonnell, is among the schools honored this year. 

The Division III National Academic Team Award recognizes those programs that earned a team GPA of 3.0 or higher during the Fall Semester of the 2017-18 academic year.

Springfield College posted the highest team GPA with a mark of 3.78 while Bowdoin College earned the second spot with a team GPA of 3.71.  The Top 5 was rounded out by Swarthmore College (3.69), Earlham College (3.65), and Amherst College (3.64).

CLICK HERE to view the complete listing of the 2017 Zag Field Hockey / NFHCA Division III National Academic Team Award recipients.


Programs with a Team GPA of 3.0 or Higher  in alphabetical order
Albright College  Houghton College  Rowan University
Alvernia University  Husson University  St. John Fisher College
Amherst College Immaculata University  St. Lawrence University
Anna Maria College  Ithaca College  St. Mary's College of Maryland
Arcadia University  Johns Hopkins University  Salisbury University
Babson College  Johnson & Wales University  Salve Regina University
Bates College  Juniata College  University of Scranton
Bowdoin College  Kean University   Sewanee: The Univ. of the South
Bridgewater College  Keene State College  Shenandoah University
Bryn Mawr College  Kenyon College  Simmons College
Cabrini University  Keystone College  Skidmore College
Castleton University  Lasell College  Smith College
Catholic University  Lebanon Valley College  Springfield College
Centre College  Lynchburg College  Stevens Institute of Technology
Clark University  University of Maine at Farmington  Stevenson University
Colby College  Manhattanville College  Stockton University
Concordia University Wisconsin  University of Mary Washington  Susquehanna University
Connecticut College  Marywood University  Swarthmore College
SUNY Cortland  Massachusetts Institute of Technology  Thomas College
Delaware Valley University  Messiah College  Transylvania University
Denison University Middlebury College  Trinity College
DePauw University  Misericordia University  Tufts University
DeSales University  Montclair State University  Union College
Dickinson College  Moravian College  Ursinus College
Drew University  Mount Holyoke College  Vassar College
Earlham College  Muhlenberg College  Virginia Wesleyan University
Eastern Connecticut State Univ.  Nazareth College  Washington & Jefferson College
Eastern Mennonite University  Neumann University  Washington & Lee University
Eastern University  New England College  Washington College
Elizabethtown College  University of New England  Wellesley College
Elmira College  The College of New Jersey  Wesley College
Endicott College  SUNY New Paltz  Wesleyan University
Fairleigh Dickinson  University Notre Dame of Maryland University  Western Connecticut State University
Fitchburg State University  Oberlin College  Wheaton College
Franklin & Marshall College  Ohio Wesleyan University  Widener University
Frostburg State University  SUNY Oneonta  William Paterson University
SUNY Geneseo  SUNY Oswego  William Smith College
Gettysburg College  Plymouth State University  Williams College
Gordon College  Ramapo College  Wilson College
Goucher College  Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute  College of Wooster
Gwynedd Mercy University  Rhodes College  Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Hamilton College  University of Rochester  Worcester State University
Hartwick College  Roger Williams University  York College of Pennsylvania
Haverford College