March 5, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The Virginia field hockey team had six players named to the 2012 Gladiator by SGI / NFHCA National Academic Squad. The entire squad was also honored by the National Field Hockey Coaches' Association with the 2012 Gladiator by SGI / NFHCA National Academic Team Award.
The Cavaliers were one of 70 programs this year to have a team GPA of 3.0 or higher, earning them the Academic Team Award honor.
Six players who competed for Virginia during the 2012 season were named to the National Academic Squad. Hadley Bell (Jr., Shaker Heights, Ohio), Elizabeth Hanks (Jr., Hummelstown, Pa.), Jenny Johnstone (So., Paisley, Scotland), Lane Smith (Jr., Ottawa Hills, Ohio), Katie Robinson (Jr., Mount Joy, Pa.), and Phoebe Willis (Sr., Fredericksburg, Va.) achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.30 or higher through the first semester of the 2012-13 academic year. Additionally, Sallie Seiy (Jr., Martinsville, Va.), who missed the season due to injury, and Tollie Bell (R-Fr., Norfolk, Va.), who sat out the year after transferring in from North Carolina, also earned the academic accolade.
Cavalier Tennis Programs Joining ForcesMen's Tennis6/21/17UVA's new head tennis coaches -- Andres Pedroso for the men and Sara O'Leary for the women -- want their programs to work closely together.Catching Up With Cherie Greer BrownWomen's Lacrosse6/19/17A 1994 graduate of UVA, where she was a three-time first-team All-American, the former Cherie Greer ranks among the finest players in lacrosse history.European Trip Strengthens Team's BondsWomen's Soccer6/14/17The Virginia women's soccer team recently returned from a trip to Europe, where the Cavaliers played two games in France and one in Germany.
Director of News Content
A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
Carrera Lucas Named to USNT Development Squad
Field Hockey | 6/21/2017
Goalie Carrera Lucas has been named to the U.S. Women’s National Development Squad, as...
Four Cavaliers Competing at USA Field Hockey's YWNC
Field Hockey | 6/17/2017
Greta Ell, Erin Shanahan, Colleen Norair and Carrera Lucas competed at the the Young Women's...
Virginia Field Hockey Signs Six Recruits
Field Hockey | 5/2/2017
Head coach Michele Madison announced six players who will join the Cavaliers as freshmen in the...
Caleigh Foust Named to USNT Development Squad
Field Hockey | 4/28/2017
Senior forward Caleigh Foust has been named to the 16-player roster of USA Field Hockey's Women's...
Carissa Vittese Named to the U.S. Women’s National Team
Field Hockey | 4/27/2017
Former Cavalier Carissa Vittese has been named to the US Women's National Team roster.
Ten Cavaliers Named to NFHCA National Academic Squad
Field Hockey | 3/15/2017
Ten members of the Virginia field hockey team to the 2016 ZAG Field Hockey / NFHCA National...
Virginia Field Hockey Announces Spring Schedule
Field Hockey | 03/07/2017
The Virginia field hockey team will play five spring scrimmages, including home contests on March...
Three Cavaliers Named to All-ACC Academic Team
Field Hockey | 02/08/2017
Caleigh Foust was voted to the team for the fourth time while Carrera Lucas and Dominique van...
- Online Stores