Over 960 student-athletes representing 76 schools were named to the 2017 Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad.
With 80 percent of UC Davis field hockey's student-athletes earning a 3.0 grade point average or higher, the Aggies ranked second among the America East Conference's nine competing programs.
The Aggies will begin their run at the America East Conference Championship on Nov. 2 against No. 21 Albany at 1 p.m. (ET).
UC Davis will face No. 18 Stanford in its last regular season game this Saturday at 6 p.m.
The Aggies will travel locally to face California on Friday at 6 p.m. and Pacific on Sunday at 2 p.m.
2017: ALL-AMERICA EAST ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL... NFHCA NATIONAL ACADEMIC SQUAD SELECTION… Appeared in 16 games, making two starts… Earned her first career start vs. California on Sept. 29… Notched her first defensive save as an Aggie against No. 5 Syracuse in the second game of the season… Ended the year ranked tied for fifth in the America East with a pair of defensive saves.LA COSTA CANYON HS '17: Four year letter field hockey letter winner... Began as a freshman midfielder helping her team to second in the Avocado West League... Her sophomore year, again helped her team to second in the league but also to second in the CIF San Diego Section... Moved to the back line as a defender her junior season and led her team to first in the league and third in sections... Went back to the midfield her senior year to see her team to the section semifinals... Opened her senior season with a pair of goals in the Mavericks' first two games, both victories... Named to the All-Avocado West League second team her senior year.
PERSONAL: Born in La Jolla, Calif. ... Parents are Ed and Lisa Borsack... Her older siblings are Laura Eden and Taylor... Her sister Laura Eden also played four years on the UC Davis Field Hockey team (2013-16)... Spent the last four years as a member of RUSH Field Hockey (Encinitas) and joins fellow RUSH alum, Melissa Ardilla in the incoming class of 2021.