Eight Wildcats Selected to NFHCA Academic Squad
March 3, 2004
VILLANOVA, PA. - On Wednesday, March 3, the National Field Hockey Coaches Association announced the 2003 NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad, chosen from a pool of 74 Division I field hockey programs. Villanova was recognized with eight of the 501 selections.
Among those selected for their academic excellence were: senior Colleen Helms (Broomall, Pa./Sacred Heart Academy); juniors Vanessa Pizzulli (Oceanport, N.J./Shore Regional) and Simone Schunk (Kutztown, Pa./Kutztown Area); sophomores Katie DiLullo (Havertown, Pa./Delaware County Christian), Sarah Francis (Hummelstown, Pa./Hershey) and Stephanie Grejtak (Los Altos, Calif./St. Francis); and freshmen Lauren Campanelli (Langhorne, Pa./Neshaminy) and Sara Schmidt (Mullica Hill, N.J./Wilmington Friends).
The Wildcats were Co-Big East regular season champions in 2003 and had an 11-7 overall record.