GILBERT, Ariz. – Five members of the Hood College field hockey program were honored with Zag Field Hockey/National Field Hockey Coaches Association Division III National Academic Squad or Scholar of Distinction honors.
Brianna Benge, Hailey Poisal, ALonna Soward, Gina Sterling and Lili Wysiekierski were named to the National Academic Squad. Poisal repeated as a Scholar of Distinction and was joined this year by Sterling.
The Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA Division III National Academic Squad includes all student-athletes with a cumulative grade-point average of 3.30 or greater through the first semester of the 2018-19 academic year. The Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA Division III Scholars of Distinction have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.90 or greater through the first semester of the academic year.