Lafayette’s field hockey team has been named to the 2011 Gladiator SGI/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division I National Academic Team.
The award recognizes programs that have achieved a team GPA of 3.0 or higher during the first semester of the 2011-12 academic year.
Additionally, four individuals were named to the 2011 Gladiator SGI/NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad by earning a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher. Nicola Coakley ’15 (Devon, Pa.) led the way with a team-high GPA of 3.83. Emily Valeo ’13 (Norristown, Pa.), an English major and Patriot League All-Academic Team selection, was recognized for a 3.69 GPA. Jaclyn White ’13 (Clarksboro, N.J.), a geology major, had a 3.62 GPA, and Jenna Seybert ’15 (Lansdale, Pa.) had a 3.33 GPA.
On the field, Lafayette captured the Patriot League Championship, the eighth in program history.