The College of Wooster field hockey team earned its 14th National Field Hockey Coaches Association National Team Academic Award over the last 15 years, while nine student-athletes were honored for academic achievement. These awards were announced in a series of releases by the coaches association over the last three weeks.
Senior Rose Taylor headlined the individual accolades by earning a fourth National Academic Squad certificate. Additionally, Taylor was joined by junior Grace O'Leary, sophomore Sammi Pavlecic, and first-year Eleanor Sudduth on the organization's prestigious Scholars of Distinction list, which honors student-athletes with a cumulative 3.90 GPA through the first semester of the 2018-19 school year.
National Academic Squad membership is extended to student-athletes who maintain a minimum 3.30 cumulative GPA through the first semester of the 2018-19 academic year.
Teams must turn in a collective GPA of at least 3.00 for the fall semester to qualify for the National Team Academic Award.