Three Spartans Land NFHCA Scholar of Distinction Honors

Three Spartans Land NFHCA Scholar of Distinction Honors

CASTLETON, Vt. – Castleton University field hockey players Sarah Wells, Mariah Linnett, and Megan Ryan were named to the 2016 ZAG Field Hockey/NFHCA Division III Scholars of Distinction this afternoon, as announced by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association.

This is the second time in as many years Wells has landed the award, while Linnett and Ryan each earned the award for the first time in their careers.

With 13 players across the North Atlantic Conference receiving the distinctive award, the Scholars of Distinction recognizes those student-athletes who achieved a grade point average of at least a 3.90 during the first semester of the 2016-17 academic year. 

To view the complete list of honorees, click here.