Field hockey team, 13 players earn academic honors

WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College field hockey team had 13 players on the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III National Academic Squad and earned the National Academic Team Award.

Katherine Berry, Kate Burkett, Sarah Gaffney, Kallie Hutchinson, Meredith Keenan, Delaney Keithley, Krisy McNichol, Holli Olson, Merrill Read, Kat Restrepo, Maddie Schoeni, Merel Van Gijzen, and Lauren Walter were honored. The National Academic Squad recognizes those with at least a 3.30 cumulative grade point average through the first semester of the 2017-18 academic year.
Seniors Keenan and Restrepo both earned National Academic Squad honors all four years.
The Colby field hockey program was honored with the National Academic Team Award for teams with at least a 3.30 grade point average during the fall semester of the 2017-18 academic year.