Field Hockey Earns NFHCA National Academic Team Honors; Four Named NFHCA Scholars of Distinction

Field Hockey Earns NFHCA National Academic Team Honors; Four Named NFHCA Scholars of Distinction

GILBERT, Ariz. - The Wheaton College field hockey team earned 2017 Zag Field Hockey / NFHCA Division III National Academic Team Award honors as announced by the organization this week. The Lyons were one of 130 programs to earn the honor, which is presented to programs that earn a team GPA of 3.0 or higher during the fall semester of the 2017-18 academic year. [FULL LIST]

Wheaton also had four athletes named to the 2017 Zag Field Hockey / NFHCA Division III Scholars of Distinction list. 242 student-athletes were named to the list, which recognizes student-athletes who have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.90 or higher through the first semester of the 2017-18 academic year. Representing Wheaton are Hannah ArkinMelissa JernakoffBailey Karnes and Alissa Rams. [FULL LIST]

The organization will announce the national academic squads on March 26.