CHANDLER, Ariz. – After picking up the 2012 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division III National Academic Team Award and having 16 student-athletes named to the National Academic Squad the Salisbury University field hockey team has more to celebrate as junior Haley Quillen and freshman Anna Hurm were each named Scholars of Distinction on Wednesday.
The 2012 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division III Scholars of Distinction award is given to student-athletes who have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.90 or higher through the first semester of the 2012-13 academic year.
Quillen and Hurm join 138 other Division III student-athletes honored with the achievement.
This is the first time that the Scholars of Distinction award has been awarded.
Click here for a complete list of 2012 Division III Scholars of Distinction.