RICHMOND, Va.- On Tuesday, VCU's Field Hockey team was recognized with a 2013 SGI/NFHCA Division I National Academic Team Award. VCU placed fifth in the country with a team GPA of 3.5.
Ten VCU field hockey players were also recognized; they were named to the SGI/NFHCA All-Academic Squad. Team members recognized with this distinction were:
Nicole Barry (junior), Megan Botteri (R-Senior), Stephanie DeMasi (senior), Kendall Farino (sophomore), Stacey Farr (junior), Kelsey Hideshima (freshman), Kaylee Maunz (freshman), Kelsey Powell (senior), Emily Soares (senior) and Sydney Weise (freshman).
Seniors Megan Botteri, Stephanie DeMasi, Kelsey Powell and Emily Soares were all named to the All-Academic Squad as four-year members.