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14 DA field hockey players named to National Academic Squad

Fourteen members of the Durham Academy field hockey team have received national honors for academics.

The following DA students are among student-athletes from across the nation selected for the Optimal Performance Associates Winning Team/Keith Waldman NFHCA (National Field Hockey Coaches Association) High School National Academic Squad.

  • Elli Adams, junior
  • Virginia Capehart, junior
  • Gwen Caudle, junior
  • Emily Cutcliffe, junior
  • Maggie Dirschl, junior
  • Nichole Hanna, senior
  • Cat McNish, junior
  • Taylor Owens, junior
  • Callie Pierce, junior
  • Hannah Pope, senior
  • Sterling Roberts, junior
  • Serafina Turner, junior
  • Maya Watson, senior
  • Diane Youngstrom, senior

The program recognizes high school seniors and juniors who have achieved a cumulative, unweighted grade-point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.