Nomination Calendar and Awards Schedule
The current year’s awards nomination calendar and release schedule is available here.
Division I — The Penn Monto/NFHCA Division I Coaches Poll is a composite ranking of the top 25 teams in the nation each week. Each Division I team with an NFHCA member coach is permitted one vote for the ranking each week.*
Division II — The Penn Monto/NFHCA Division II Coaches Poll is a composite ranking of the top 10 teams in the nation each week. Each Division II team with an NFHCA member coach is permitted one vote for the ranking each week.*
Division III — The Penn Monto/NFHCA Division III Coaches Poll is a composite ranking of the top 20 teams in the nation each week. Each Division III team with an NFHCA member coach is permitted one vote for the ranking each week.*
*The format of the NFHCA Collegiate Coaches Polls is designed and voted on by the NFHCA membership.
Player of the Week Awards
Student-athletes are nominated each week of the field hockey season by their collegiate conference; each conference can nominate one student-athlete for Offensive Player of the Week and one student-athlete Defensive Player of the Week for their performance from Monday to Sunday of the previous week.
The nomination form opens at 8:00 a.m. EST every Monday and closes at noon (EST) the following Tuesday. Awards are announced every Wednesday during the field hockey playing season.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for a link to the nomination form.
Each institution’s and conference’s communications contact is included on an email list that receives award announcements, coaches polls, and other related press releases. If you work for an NFHCA-member institution and would like to be included on the list, please email email@example.com
NFHCA Victory Club
The NFHCA Victory Club honors coaches who have reached career milestones.
To be nominated for the NFHCA Victory Club, a coach must have reached a career victory milestone during the current season. Coaches may be nominated at 200 wins and one-hundred win intervals thereafter (e.g. 300, 400, 500, etc.).
NFHCA Award Archive
The NFHCA Awards Archive includes a collection of past awards and coaches polls. Awards are divided into separate documents by division, then further by award.
In order to sort or filter awards, you must download the archive document onto your own device.
Need an assist?
If you have any questions about NFHCA programs or awards, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.