NFHCA announces 2022 Division I National Academic Team Award
Photo credit: University of Louisville
GENEVA, N.Y. — The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) is proud to announce that 42 Division I programs have earned the 2022 NFHCA Division I National Academic Team Award sponsored by TopSticks.
The NFHCA National Academic Team Award recognizes programs that earned a team grade-point average of 3.5 or higher during the fall semester of the current academic year.
University of Louisville posted the highest team GPA with a mark of 3.81. Harvard University and Stanford University came in second — with a team-average 3.77.
Top Five Performers
|1. University of Louisville, 3.81
|2. Harvard University, 3.77
|2. Stanford University, 3.77
|4. Dartmouth College, 3.75
|5. Fairfield University, 3.74
The full list of National Academic Team Award honorees is below in alphabetical order.
2022 NFHCA Division I National Academic Team Award
Ball State University
Central Michigan University
Kent State University
Old Dominion University
Queens University of Charlotte
University of Connecticut
University of Delaware
University of Louisville
University of Maine
University of Richmond
University of Virginia
Virginia Commonwealth University
Wake Forest University
One Division I academic award remains to be released, the NFHCA Division I National Scholar-Athlete will be announced on February 22. The Division I National Academic Squad and Division I Scholars of Distinction were announced earlier this month.
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 association is to champion, strengthen, and celebrate field hockey coaches and the game. The NFHCA strives to be the organization that every field hockey coach looks to for the resources to grow in the game and the inspiration to stay in the game.