Seven NCAC Teams Receive NFHCA Academic Award

Seven NCAC Teams Receive NFHCA Academic Award

NFHCA Division III National Academic Team Award 

GILBERT, Ariz. — On Wednesday, the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) announced that 131 programs have earned the 2018 Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA Division III National Academic Team Award.

The Division III National Academic Team Award recognizes programs that earned a team grade-point average of 3.0 or higher during the fall semester of the 2018-19 school year. Seven North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) teams received the award, DePauw, Earlham, Kenyon, Oberlin, Ohio Wesleyan, Wittenberg and Wooster.

Three Division III academic awards remain to be announced — the Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA National Academic Squad will be announced on March 20, the Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA Scholars of Distinction on March 27 and the Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA National Scholar-Athlete on April 3.