Amy Brooke, Ellie Cookson, Emily Duarte, Olivia Ostrover and Mimi Tarrant were named Zag Field Hockey / NFHCA Division 1 Scholars of Distinction. (Gil Talbot)
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Five members of the Harvard field hockey team were named to the 2017 Zag Field Hockey / NFHCA Division 1 Scholars of Distinction list.
The Division I Scholars of Distinction program recognizes those student-athletes who have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.90 or higher through the first semester of the 2017-18 academic year.
Earlier this week, the field hockey team was recognized as one of the top academic teams in the nation. Harvard had the No. 3 team GPA (3.63) in the nation among all Division I field hockey programs. Harvard is one of 75 Division programs that earned the 2017 Zag Field Hockey / NFHCA Division I National Academic Team Award for having a team GPA of 3.0 or higher during the fall semester of the 2017-18 academic year.