SELINSGROVE, Pa. – Susquehanna freshman field hockey player Stephanie Sachs has been named a 2015 ZAG Field Hockey/NFHCA Division III Scholar of Distinction.
To become a Scholar of Distinction a student-athlete must have achieved a cumulative grade-point-average (GPA) of 3.9 or higher through the first semester of the 2015-16 academic year.
A graphic design major, Sachs played in four games this season. She is the first player under head coach Kaitlyn Wahila to earn this honor.
Earlier this week, 10 players – including Sachs – were named to the NFHCA National Academic Squad. In addition, the entire team was awarded the National Academic Team Award for achieving a minimum 3.0 GPA during the 2015 fall semester.