NFHCA announces 2020 Division III Scholars of Distinction

Mar 23, 2021 | 2020-2021, Division III, News

BROCKPORT, N.Y. — This year, over 450 student-athletes have been recognized as NFHCA Division III Scholars of Distinction.

The Scholars of Distinction program recognizes student-athletes who have achieved a cumulative grade-point average of 3.9 or higher through the first semester of the 2020-21 academic year.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology placed the most student-athletes on the Scholars of Distinction list this year, with 11 honorees.

The complete listing of the 2020 NFHCA Division III Scholars of Distinction can be found below — honorees are listed alphabetically first by institution, then according to their last name.

The NFHCA has already announced the 2020 NFHCA Division III National Academic Squad and the final 2020 NFHCA Division III Academic Award, the NFHCA Division III National Academic Team Award, will be announced on March 29.


2020 NFHCA Division III Scholars of Distinction

Sydney Baxter, Albright College
Laurel Gingrich, Albright College
Stephanie Hegedus, Albright College
Bailey Lehman, Albright College
Meredythe Baird, Allegheny College
Maya Francisco, Allegheny College
Regan Downey, Alvernia University
Kaitlyn Keller, Alvernia University
Kaitlyn Merritt, Alvernia University
Shannon Schiverea, Alvernia University
Victoria Strasser, Alvernia University
Anna Agathis, Amherst College
Kiera Alventosa, Amherst College
Francesca Daniels, Amherst College
Sarah Edelson, Amherst College
Julianne Ross, Amherst College
Kirsten Avery, Anna Maria College
Abigayle Celata, Anna Maria College
Lauren Dougherty, Arcadia University
Grace Fenner, Arcadia University
Alexis Fischer, Arcadia University
Audrey Jennings, Bates College
Lauren Salazar, Bates College
Bridget Thompson, Bates College
Emma Volkers, Bates College
Olivia Choi, Bowdoin College
Georgie Coetzer, Bowdoin College
Stephanie McCurrach, Bowdoin College
Bailey Prete, Bowdoin College
Jane Shanahan, Bowdoin College
Eva Verzani, Bowdoin College
Meredyth Rankin, Bridgewater College
Juliana Golemo, Bridgewater State University
Emma Schoonover, Bridgewater State University
Olivia Sheehan, Bridgewater State University
Ashlyn Darling, Bryn Mawr College
Anna Hartzell, Bryn Mawr College
Izzy Robinson-Cloete, Bryn Mawr College
Madelyn Cote, Castleton University
Gabby Hunt, Castleton University
Kimberly McCarthy, Castleton University
Aleah Murph, Castleton University
Alexandra Shelley, Centre College
Kara Tipton, Centre College
Sydney Lamothe, Clark University
Greer McCarty, Clark University
Maire O’Donnell, Clark University
Sarah Hearns, Colby College
Marian Searby, Colby College
Carly Ayotte, Colby-Sawyer College
Julia Lanctot, Colby-Sawyer College
Ellie Brown, Connecticut College
Abby Krahmer, Connecticut College
Grace LaVigne, Connecticut College
Elektra Rodger, Connecticut College
Zoë Coleman, Dean College
Stephanie Conrad, Dean College
Valerie Cronick, Dean College
Mackenzie Fillion, Dean College
Jordyn McKenney, Dean College
Katherine Hinshaw, Denison University
Jessica Joseph, Denison University
Christina Bourantas, DePauw University
Alexis Cagan, DePauw University
Alexis Armstrong, DeSales University
Catie McGrath, DeSales University
Tyra Wingle, DeSales University
Ella Krenzer, Dickinson College
Marie Laverdiere, Dickinson College
Amber Frikkee, Drew University
Maxine Loyd, Drew University
Lauren Reduzzi, Drew University
Carly Schiller, Drew University
Denise Bergdolt,, Earlham College
Nansi Dingle, Earlham College
Kaylee Griffin, Earlham College
Alyssa Johnson, Earlham College
Olivia Layne, Earlham College
Sofia Salvatore, Earlham College
Erin Fainer, Eastern Connecticut State University
Mary Greenwell, Eastern Connecticut State University
Lauren Hartzler, Eastern Mennonite University
Skylar Hedgepeth, Eastern Mennonite University
Kate Landis, Eastern Mennonite University
Kylie Troyer, Eastern University
Virginia Edwards, Elizabethtown College
Grace Hardy, Elizabethtown College
Sierra Zittle, Elizabethtown College
Kelsie Aloi, Elmira College
Alex Brockhuizen, Elmira College
Felicity Brockhuizen, Elmira College
Jenna Heiser, Elmira College
Anna Kempf, Elmira College
Lindsey Smith, Elmira College
Brittany North, Elms College
Samantha Bonneau, Elms College
Elizabeth Collins, Elms College
Snejana Lashtur, Elms College
Samantha Brown, Endicott College
Jaylin Grabau, Endicott College
Lily Smith, Endicott College
Erin Kay, Fairleigh Dickinson University
Riley Mullan, Fairleigh Dickinson University
Alexa Zubulake, Fairleigh Dickinson University
Jenna Morse, Fitchburg State University
Sophia Piper, Fitchburg State University
Faith DiMantova, Franklin & Marshall College
Maura Farinelli, Gettysburg College
Alyssa Ritchie, Gettysburg College
Jenna Vadinsky, Gettysburg College
Katherine Haley, Gordon College
Maya Mulholland, Gordon College
Kalyn Oliveira, Gordon College
Anna Rathbun, Gordon College
Daryn Carter, Goucher College
Caroline Doll, Goucher College
Jaime Roche, Goucher College
Dakota Hurwitz, Gwynedd Mercy University
Lauren Jani, Gwynedd Mercy University
Abigail Kennedy, Gwynedd Mercy University
Michaela Swenk, Gwynedd Mercy University
Madison Sakheim, Hamilton College
Halle Feane, Hartwick College
Elisabeth Fortin, Hartwick College
Rebecca Peakes, Hartwick College
Juliette Ruzzi, Hartwick College
Leah Tolley, Hartwick College
Faith Weaver, Hartwick College
Anna Bradley, Haverford College
Annika Kline, Haverford College
Sophia Mercado, Haverford College
Hannah Armstrong, Hood College
Maria Kelly, Hood College
Molly Brizzell, Houghton College
Hannah Daniels, Houghton College
Hannah Greidanus, Houghton College
Kiley Sullivan, Ithaca College
Sadie Abboud, Johns Hopkins University
Alexis Loder, Johns Hopkins University
Maura Minter, Johns Hopkins University
Seema Sajjan, Johns Hopkins University
Mikayla Schoff, Johns Hopkins University
Avery Seward, Johns Hopkins University
Kaitlyn Freeman, Johnson & Wales University
Megan Kramer, Johnson & Wales University
Jillian Miele, Johnson & Wales University
Grace Pendergast, Johnson & Wales University
Katie Sloan, Johnson & Wales University
Brooke Franke, Juniata College
Isabel Kruse, Juniata College
Kalee Rothermel, Juniata College
Isabella Stranick, Juniata College
Erin Donnelly, Kean University
McKenna Ferraro, Kean University
Krista O’Grady, Kean University
Mahiyah Sampson, Kean University
Laura Stump, Kean University
Morgan Stump, Kean University
Taylor Robison, Keene State College
Abigail Matthews, Kenyon College
Anna Shaulis, Kenyon College
Julia Blahut, Keystone College
Abril Coselino, Keystone College
Victoria Mainero, Keystone College
Jaclyn Martin, Keystone College
Marinda Masica, Keystone College
Amber Stansfield, Keystone College
Casey Stratton, Keystone College
Krista Strausser, Keystone College
Alexandra Williams, Keystone College
Mackenzie Casey, King’s College
Bailey Delellis, King’s College
Ellie Glatz, King’s College
Hannah Robbins, King’s College
Sarah Zaleppa, King’s College
Kyli Dowling, Lancaster Bible College
Kaitlyn Duarte, Lasell University
Jessica Gurney, Lasell University
Megan Horrigan, Lasell University
Grace Marc-Aurele, Lasell University
Sydney Pignone, Lasell University
Johanna Snyder, Lasell University
Rachel Kagarise, Lebanon Valley College
Corinne Kearney, Lebanon Valley College
Sarah Leidich, Lebanon Valley College
Bridget Rutkowski, Lebanon Valley College
Hannah Shirey, Lebanon Valley College
Klaira Bievenour, Marywood University
Angela Genter, Marywood University
Rachel Yohn, Marywood University
Carly Briggs, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Megan Flynn, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Amanda Garofalo, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Emily Genevriere, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Lucy Kitch-Peck, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Liberty Ladd, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Helen Liu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Grace Moore, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Marina Rogers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Laura Schwendeman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Delia Stephens, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Kathryn Armstrong, Messiah University
Jess Davis, Messiah University
Allie Mast, Messiah University
Nicole Shank, Messiah University
Isabel Villegas, Messiah University
Tori Williams, Messiah University
Caroline Haggerty, Middlebury College
Grace Harlan, Middlebury College
Eleanor Hughes, Middlebury College
Charlotte Marks, Middlebury College
Caroline Segal, Middlebury College
Margaret Shelburne, Middlebury College
Elizabeth Fry, Misericordia University
Brynn Landsenderfer, Misericordia University
Maddy Ortwine, Misericordia University
Jillian Rogers, Misericordia University
Carly Amerman, Montclair State University
Claudia Challender, Montclair State University
Katelyn Osterlind, Montclair State University
Lauren Pickul, Montclair State University
Bekkah Kehoe, Moravian College
Emily Wells, Moravian College
Emma Bowler, Mount Holyoke College
Taylor Canfield, Muhlenberg College
Paige Goldberg, Muhlenberg College
Nicole Randazza, Muhlenberg College
Mykala Furman, Nazareth College
Morgan Hasty, Nazareth College
Erica D’Mello, Neumann University
Lizzie Frame, Neumann University
Brianna Lagroteria, Neumann University
Taylor Schwandt, Neumann University
Stephanie Barney, New England College
Emilia Battista, New England College
Renee Bouchard, New England College
Neve Demarest, New England College
Jovanna Macareno, New England College
YaXi Stapp, New England College
Mackenzie Doran, Nichols College
Veronica Hardman, Ohio Wesleyan University
Rachel Leslie, Ohio Wesleyan University
Amber Gillespie, Plymouth State University
Mackenzie Labrie, Plymouth State University
Haley Wakefield, Plymouth State University
Eden Brojakowski, Ramapo College
Lucy MacKenzie, Ramapo College
Samantha Stolker, Ramapo College
Tori Waschek, Ramapo College
Lindsay Moore, Randolph-Macon College
Olivia Jackson, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Ava Richard, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Caroline Diehl, Roanoke College
Emily Gabrielian, Roanoke College
Hope Keller, Roanoke College
Claudia Roncone, Roanoke College
Alexis Wright, Roanoke College
Melissa Donaldson, Rowan University
Abby Hainsworth, Rowan University
Alyssa Fitzgerald, Russell Sage College
Abigayle Greier, Russell Sage College
Madalyn Milligan, Russell Sage College
Mia Unverzagt, Russell Sage College
Emma Dubuc, Saint Joseph’s College of Maine
Molly McCluskley, Saint Joseph’s College of Maine
Anna Walker, Saint Joseph’s College of Maine
Sage Grant, Salem State University
Melanie Mason, Salem State University
Jenna Wells, Salem State University
Grayson Fipps, Salisbury University
Christine Goetz, Salisbury University
McKenzie Pedersen, Salisbury University
Molly Reardon, Salisbury University
Kayler Townsend, Salisbury University
Elle Wood, Salisbury University
Abigail Dubuc, Salve Regina University
Ashley Lefebvre, Salve Regina University
Eliza Timms, Salve Regina University
Allisen Trunfio, Salve Regina University
Abby Barefoot, Shenandoah University
Serena Farmer, Shenandoah University
Katherine Garman, Shenandoah University
Hannah Mink, Shenandoah University
Elizabeth Neiman, Shenandoah University
Farren Winter, Shenandoah University
Aria Badra, Simmons University
Brianna Desharnais, Simmons University
Lilah Gendreau, Simmons University
Elizabeth Poteat, Simmons University
Avery Barrett, Skidmore College
Carrie Hughes, Skidmore College
Arianna Spiezio, Skidmore College
Laura Dreher, Smith College
Karlie Guimond, Smith College
Maddy Dunne, Springfield College
Remy Niland, Springfield College
Emma Robinson, Springfield College
Emma Wesoloski, Springfield College
Mina K. Erickson, St. John Fisher College
Audriana J. Mazzara, St. John Fisher College
Lauren N. Swartz, St. John Fisher College
Carley Sherwin, St. Lawrence University
Sophie Carlson, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
Kelly Emge, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
Hayden Kesner, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
Rachel Lansbury, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
Maris Daly, Stevens Institute of Technology
Lynda Farinella, Stevens Institute of Technology
Paulina Georgoutsos, Stevens Institute of Technology
Danielle Hessels, Stevens Institute of Technology
Samantha Hessels, Stevens Institute of Technology
Amanda Murnick, Stevens Institute of Technology
Shannon Stewart, Stevens Institute of Technology
Julia Zatyko, Stevens Institute of Technology
Jean Hart, Stevenson University
Kaitlin Karns, Stevenson University
Brooke Morris, Stevenson University
Mackenzie Rieger, Stevenson University
Alaina Allegretto, Stockton University
Kelsey Andrus, Stockton University
Lauryn Flynn, Stockton University
Isabella Gilhooley, Stockton University
Kylie Mitchell, Stockton University
Justine Draper, SUNY Brockport
Cara Fox, SUNY Brockport
Rileigh Gray, SUNY Brockport
Mackenzie Handschuh, SUNY Brockport
Taylor Weber, SUNY Brockport
Kaitlyn Ziemba, SUNY Brockport
McKenna Kelly, SUNY Geneseo
Heather Cummings, SUNY Morrisville
Michael Theobald, SUNY Morrisville
Erin Clark, SUNY Oneonta
Carly O’Connor, SUNY Oneonta
Bailey Dean, Susquehanna University
Ava Greene, Susquehanna University
Katherine Koch, Susquehanna University
Abigail Reist, Susquehanna University
Grace Twitchell, Swarthmore College
Avery Jones, Sweet Briar College
Ingrid Kalwitz-Blanco, Sweet Briar College
Kaelyn Mashburn, The Catholic University of America
Jessica Waite, The Catholic University of America
Emily Dirienzo, The College of New Jersey
Taylor Turek, The College of New Jersey
Allison Yocum, The College of New Jersey
Elizabeth Braun, The College of Wooster
Ciara O’Connor, The College of Wooster
Maddie Peek, The College of Wooster
Zoe Semersky, The College of Wooster
Alexis Bowman, Thomas College
Ashley Dunphy, Thomas College
Audrey Denham, Transylvania University
Lily Kramer, Transylvania University
Sophia Sparks, Transylvania University
Jackie Frank, Trinity College
Libby Geisler, Trinity College
Cate Irving, Trinity College
Riley Nichols, Trinity College
Kylie Tierney, Trinity College
Kate Lee, Tufts University
Alix Barry, Union College
Eliza Munns, Union College
Samantha Ossoff, Union College
Aaryn Boatwright, University of Lynchburg
Jackie Lerro, University of Lynchburg
Marina Nadwodny, University of Lynchburg
Laurel Nicks, University of Lynchburg
Chole Horns, University of Maine at Farmington
Abby Pomerleau, University of Maine at Farmington
Ariana St. Clair, University of Maine at Farmington
Ashley Martin, University of Mary Washington
Katelyn Banalewicz, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Maggie McCafferty, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Hannah Niemi, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Lauren Talbot, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Sarah Padellaro, University of New England
Vivianna Arnold, University of Rochester
Kayla Ballas, University of Rochester
Rachel Blumberg, University of Rochester
Mara Heppard, University of Rochester
Isabella Militi, University of Rochester
Sara Vechinski, University of Rochester
Ann Amentler, University of Scranton
Alexandra Benadon, University of Scranton
Shannon Broderick, University of Scranton
Ellen Collins, University of Scranton
Caitlin Schreiber, University of Scranton
Hannah Banks, University of Southern Maine
Mackenzie Banks, University of Southern Maine
Brooke Carson, University of Southern Maine
Mary Keef, University of Southern Maine
Eleanor Bruggeman, Ursinus College
Madelyn Cooper, Ursinus College
Kate Templeton, Ursinus College
Jordan Ulsh, Ursinus College
Lauren Weaver, Ursinus College
Madison Ranalli, Utica College
Adah Anderson, Vassar College
Hailey Brigger, Vassar College
Heidi Compton, Vassar College
Katie Hieb, Vassar College
Sam Kass, Vassar College
Kathryn Neikirk, Vassar College
Kelsey O’Connell, Vassar College
Stephanie Hoke, Virginia Wesleyan University
Mallory Langford, Virginia Wesleyan University
Hayden Thornbrugh, Virginia Wesleyan University
Jenna Whitener, Virginia Wesleyan University
Jenny Lerner, Washington and Lee University
Grace MacDonald, Washington and Lee University
Paige Mammorella, Washington and Lee University
Tess Muneses, Washington and Lee University
Peyton Tysinger, Washington and Lee University
Kailyn Brandt, Washington College
Kate Gromacki, Washington College
Kyra Heap, Washington College
Tatum Schatt, Washington College
Julianna Sterling, Washington College
Alexis Tackney, Washington College
Brookel Sabella, Wells College
Jessica Behornar, Wesley College
Lauren Berry, Wesley College
Daphne Leighty, Wesley College
Madison Sumner, Wesley College
Olivia Moore, Western Connecticut State University
Melissa Jernakoff, Wheaton College
Emma Lapreziosa, Wheaton College
Katie Lavoie, Wheaton College
Makenzie Adamson, Widener University
Kathryn Labezius, Widener University
Madison Radnoff, Widener University
Kacee Diehl, Wilkes University
Carly Eidle, Wilkes University
Mira Carver, William Paterson University
Haley Debonta, William Paterson University
Emily Hoagland, William Paterson University
Megan Hoopes, William Paterson University
Alicia Mitchell, William Paterson University
Victoria Perlroth, William Paterson University
Kourtney Scipio, William Paterson University
Sydney Foster, William Smith College
Helen Van Den Broek, Williams College
Elizabeth Welch, Williams College
Jenna Carty, Wilson College
Meredith Johnson, Wittenberg University
Lilye Morrison, Wittenberg University
Allison Ormsby, Wittenberg University
Julia Collins, Worcester State University
Samantha Gastonguay, Worcester State University
Riley Grimley, Worcester State University
Lindsey Cowan, York College
Kathryn Martino, York College
Abigail Piotrowski, York College
Sara Pique, York College
Anna Simoes, York College

The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) is a nonprofit organization serving field hockey coaches and supporters of the game from across the United States. The mission of the organization is to stimulate the professional development of coaching leadership within the sport of field hockey. The NFHCA strives to cultivate and recognize the professional contributions of its membership and to foster and promote the growth of the sport. The NFHCA is responsible for providing a recognizable presence and voice in regard to legislation affecting the sport as well as interscholastic and intercollegiate programs.