NFHCA announces 2022 Division III National Academic Team Award
Photo credit: Swarthmore College
GENEVA, N.Y. — The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) is proud to announce that 59 Division III programs have earned the 2022 NFHCA Division III 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.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) posted the highest team GPA with a mark of 3.86. Swarthmore College came in second with a team-average 3.83. NCAA runners-up Johns Hopkins University came in third with a 3.81 team average.
Top Five Performers
|1. MIT, 3.86|
|2. Swarthmore College, 3.83|
|3. Johns Hopkins University, 3.81|
|3. Cabrini University, 3.80|
|5. Earlham College, 3.79|
The full list of National Academic Team Award honorees is below in alphabetical order.
2022 NFHCA Division III National Academic Team Award
Albertus Magnus College
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Johns Hopkins University
Montclair State University
Mount Holyoke College
Ohio Wesleyan University
Saint Joseph’s College of Maine
Salve Regina University
St. John Fisher University
Stevens Institute of Technoloogy
Sweet Briar College
The College of Wooster
University of New England
University of Southern Maine
Virginia Wesleyan University
Washington and Lee University
Wheaton College (MA)
William Smith College
York College of Pennsylvania
One Division III academic award remains to be released, the NFHCA National Scholar-Athlete will be announced on February 22. The Division III National Academic Squad and Division III Scholars of Distinction were announced earlier this month.
TopSticks is the official sponsor of the NFHCA National Academic Team award.
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.