ACC Leads All Conferences with 29 NFHCA All-Region Honors
Thursday November 15, 2012
Nov. 15, 2012
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Twenty-nine Atlantic Coast Conference field hockey student-athletes were named to NFHCA Division I All-Region teams, which were announced Thursday by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association. The total is the most for any conference in the nation, leading the Big Ten's 24 and Colonial's 19.
Of the 29 honorees, 17 were first team selections and 12 were second team. Maryland led the league with seven selections, followed by Virginia with six and North Carolina with five. Duke had four student-athletes honored, followed by Wake Forest with four and Boston College with three.
North Carolina (4), Virginia (4), Duke (2), and Wake Forest (1) combined to give the ACC 11 of the possible 16 named to the South Region First Team. The league had eight student-athletes selected to the South Region Second Team.
A full copy of the release from the NFHCA is attached.
|ACC on the 2012 NFHCA Division I All-Region First Teams|
|Paige Norris||Boston College||Northeast|
|Emma Plasteras||Boston College||Northeast|
|Emmie Le Marchand||Duke||South|
|Charlotte Craddock||North Carolina||South|
|Kelsey Kolojejchick||North Carolina||South|
|Caitlin Van Sickle||North Carolina||South|
|Emily Wold||North Carolina||South|
|Anna Kozniuk||Wake Forest||South|
|ACC on the 2012 NFHCA Division I All-Region Second Teams|
|Virgynia Muma||Boston College||Northeast|
|Katie Ardrey||North Carolina||South|
|Jess Mcfadyen||Wake Forest||South|
|Lizzie Rae||Wake Forest||South|
|Taylor Rhea||Wake Forest||South|