IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Mansfield field hockey earns NFHCA Division II
National Academic Team honors – Courtney Grunza earns National
Academic Squad recognition for fourth straight year
– The 2009 Mansfield University field hockey team continued its
tradition of earning NFHCA Collegiate National Academic Team honors
and senior Courtney Grunza earned Division II National
Academic Squad honors for the fourth straight year highlighting MU
five players to earn the national academic recognition.
Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) National Academic Team
award recognizes NCAA Division II institutions that earned at least
a 3.0 GPA during the first semester of the 2009-10 academic year.
Mansfield was one of 18 schools to receive the designation for 2009
including seven PSAC programs.
Courtney Grunza (Nicholson/Lackawanna Trail), freshman
Kristyn Grunza (Nicholson/Lackawanna Trail), freshman
Alycia Pici (Ekma,NY/Iroquois), senior Hayley
Tuckey (Courtright,ONT/SCITS), and sophomore Jessie
Wolski (Barker,NY/Barker) National Academic Squad honors.
National Academic Squad recognizes student-athletes who have
achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.30 or higher through the first
semester of the 2009-10 academic year.
Grunza also who earned 1st Team NFHCA honors as a
defender this season.