Stanchi, Bears Honored for Academics by IWLCA

Stanchi, Bears Honored for Academics by IWLCA

NEW LONDON, Conn.-- Junior MegMarie Stanchi has been named to the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) 2019 Zag Sports Division III Academic Honor Roll while the team was honored as an Academic honor squad.

Stanchi, a Civil Engineering major, is the second player in program history to be named to the IWLCA Division III Academic Honor Roll. Daria McKenna '18 was the first player in program history, earning the honor during her junior and senior season. 

To be eligible for this honor, student-athletes must be a junior, senior, or graduate student and have earned a cumulative academic GPA of 3.50 or greater. The IWLCA honored 653 student-athletes from 173 different institutions on the 2019 IWLCA Zag Sports Division III Academic Honor Roll. 

The IWLCA named 312 schools across Division I, II, III, and NAIA as IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Squads for the 2018-19 academic year. To qualify for this prestigious honor, the women's lacrosse team must have posted a 3.0 or higher team GPA for the academic year.