Molly Gilbert '06
Photo by Charlie Quigg '09

Senior tri-captain Molly Gilbert earned her fourth-straight NFHCA National Academic Squad nod.

Amherst Named NFHCA National Academic Team, Places 11 On National Academic Squad

February 28, 2006

AMHERST, MA – The Amherst College field hockey team earned National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III National Academic Team honors, which recognize collegiate programs with a combined GPA of 3.0 or higher through fall semester 2005-06. Eleven players, including senior tri-captains Katherine Skrivan (St. Louis, MO) and Molly Gilbert (Penn Valley, PA), were named to the NFHCA Division III National Academic Squad as well. Eligible student-athletes – those achieving a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.30 (on a 4.0 scale) through the fall semester 2005-06 – are nominated by coaches. Skrivan and Gilbert have both been named to the squad in each of their four years at Amherst.

NFHCA Division III National Academic Squad

Amherst College Recipients:
Kathleen Boucher (So. – Washington, DC)
Catherine Calvert (Fy. – Lawrenceville, NJ)
Gretchen DeLuke (So. – Lewiston, NY)
Molly Gilbert (Sr. – Penn Valley, PA)
Samantha Miller (So. – Newton, MA)
Carolyn Shea (So. – Summit, NJ)
Katherine Skrivan (Sr. – St. Louis, MO)
Louise Stevenson (Fy. – Dallas, TX)
Sarah Tracy (So. – Sturbridge, MA)
Amy Watson (Jr. – Norwood, MA)
Marjorie Yano (Jr. – Columbus, OH)