#Top15Countdown No. 6 - Field Hockey Has Top Five GPA in Nation For Second Consecutive Year

#Top15Countdown No. 6 - Field Hockey Has Top Five GPA in Nation For Second Consecutive Year

RICHMOND, Indiana - The Earlham College field hockey program continues to academically excel as the Quakers finished in the top five of all NCAA Division III field hockey programs in team grade-point average for the second consecutive year. 

As a team, the Quakers tallied a 3.65 grade-point average. Only three other schools in all of NCAA Division III, Swarthmore College (Pennsylvania), Mount Holyoke College (Massachusetts), and Springfield College (Maryland) finished with team GPAs higher than Earlham.

In addition, the program earned the Division III National Team Academic Award, handed out by the National Field Hockey Coaches' Association (NFHCA). 

Earlham concluded its 2016 season with a 6-13 overall record and a 3-11 mark in North Coast Athletic Conference play. The win total marks the highest for the Quakers since the 2008 season.


No. 1  -  July 27
No. 2  - July 26
No. 3  - July 25
No. 4  - July 24
No. 5  - July 21
No. 6  - Field Hockey Has Top Five GPA For Second Straight Year
No. 7  - Baseball Sweeps HCAC Postseason Awards
No. 8  - Baseball Garners Postseason Awards From ABCA/D3Baseball.com
No. 9  - Women's Cross Country Boasts Top Three GPA Nationally
No. 10  - Franklin Joins 1,000-Point Club
No. 11  - Burton Garners First Team All-HCAC Honors
No. 12  - Hedinger Enters Record Book For Single Season Digs
No. 13  - McFarland Breaks Triples Record
No. 14  - Field Hockey Bests Kenyon
No. 15  - Christian Breaks Punting Record
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