GILBERT, Ariz. — This year, 32 student-athletes have been recognized by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) as Longstreth/NFHCA Division II All-Americans — the selections are divided into first and second teams.
The 2018 Longstreth/NFHCA Division II All-American teams are made up of 20 first-time honorees, eight second-time honorees, three third-time honorees and one student-athlete was recognized for the fourth time. The lone four-time honoree was Millersville University forward, Aliza Mizak, who finished her collegiate career with 34 goals and eight assists for 76 points. Named All-Americans for the third time in their careers were Mary Mcneil from Merrimack College, Emily Miller from LIU Post and Kacie Smith from Stonehill College.
West Chester University had the most award winners with five All-Americans. East Stroudsburg University, Merrimack College, Millersville University, Pace University and Shippensburg University were tied for the second-most All-Americans — each team had three players recognized this year.
The 2018 Longstreth/NFHCA Regional Player of the Year awards will be announced tomorrow, January 8. The 2018 Longstreth/NFHCA National Player of the Year award will be announced on January 9.