LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. - Siena Field Hockey was named to the Zag Field Hockey/National FIeld Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division I National Academic Team. The Saints had seven named to the Academic Squad, and one Scholar of Distinction.
The team was recognized for the National Academic Team Award by achieving a minimum team grade-point average of 3.0 during the first semester of the 2016-17 academic year.
Seven Saints were also named to the 2017 Zag Field Hockey/ NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad. The National Academic Squad recognizes those student-athletes who have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.30 or higher through the first semester of the 2016-17 academic year.
The Saints also boasted one Scholar of Distinction in Katelyn McMahon for the second year in a row. In order to be named a Scholar of Distinction, the student athlete must have a cumulative GPA of 3.9 or higher through the first semester.