(Fairfield, CT) - The Sacred Heart Field Hockey team once again was honored with a Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Academic Team Award. The National Academic Team Award recognizes those institutions that have achieved a Team GPA of 3.0 or higher during the first semester of the 2011-12 academic year.
In addition to the team award, 14 Pioneer field hockey players made the National All-Academic Squad, which honors student athletes with a 3.0 GPA or better. They are Sarah Bergman, Chelsea Carlson, Karly Duven, Stephanie Frye, Melissa Hancock, Lindsay Kasten, Nikki Kimborowicz, Kylee Lowndes, Katie Mazin, Alex Melillo, Kim Pobutkiewicz, Hannah Robinson, Leah Salindong, Kim Stow . Seniors Carlson, Hancock, Robinson, and Stow all have earned the award now in every one of their years at Sacred Heart.
The entire list of honorees can be viewed here.