Women's Hockey: 10 Cadets garner NEHC All-Academic Team honors

Women's Hockey: 10 Cadets garner NEHC All-Academic Team honors


MARSHFIELD, Mass. – The Norwich University women's ice hockey team had 10 student-athletes earn New England Hockey Conference (NEHC) All-Academic Team honors this week.

To be eligible for NEHC All-Academic recognition, a student must carry a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA and have completed one full-year at their current institution. There were a total of 94 honorees among the nine NEHC member institutions. 

Seniors Adrieana Rossini (Malden, Mass.), Liesel Baker (Saline, Mich.) and Carly Menges (Novelty, Ohio) each earned plaudits for the third straight year. 

Juniors Brynn Wopperer (Amherst, N.Y.), Sophie McGovern (Hermantown, Minn.), Kelley Madden (Novelty, Ohio) and Alyssa Hulst (Scarborough, Maine) each earned the honor for the second time in their careers. 

Sophomores KC Herne (Akwesasne, N.Y.), Emily Lambert (Riverview, Mich.) and Samantha Benoit (Bow, N.H.) rounded out the double-digit selections, each earning the honor for the first time in their careers. 

Norwich won its ninth NEHC Tournament title and eighth NEHC regular season title this season and qualified for the NCAA Tournament for the 10th time in the program's 12-year history. The Cadets finished with a 21-6-2 record, falling 3-1 to Williams College in the NCAA Tournament First Round.