Eighth Annual AHCA 'All-American Scholars' Announced for D II-III Hockey

945 D II-III Men and Women Recognized by the AHCA for 2023-24 Excellence

The American Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA) is once again recognizing varsity ice hockey players who compiled exceptional results in the classroom during the 2023-24 season with the announcement of the eighth annual “Krampade All-American Scholars.” To qualify, a student-athlete must have attained a 3.75 GPA for each semester, and had to appear in 40% of the team’s games. Exceptions were granted to injured players and back-up goaltenders. Schools also were required to be members of the AHCA.

The names of 945 Division II-III men (513) and women (432) are being released today, their Division I coun- terparts being announced separately today. Of particular note are the 13 athletes who not only earned this academic status, but were also voted as CCM/AHCA All-Americans for their on-ice play. They are:


1st Team: Tanner Hartman, SO F, Hobart; Connor Kalthoff, JR D, St. Olaf.

2nd Team: Ignat Belov, SO F, Hobart; Ned Blanchard, SR D, Trinity; Artem Buzoverya, SR F, Hobart.

3rd Team: Tyler Flack, SR F, Oswego; Cole Jungwirth, JR D, Wilkes.


1st Team: Maddie McCollins, GR F, UW-River Falls; Julia Masotta, GR F, Plattsburgh; Madi Morton, SR D, Elmira; Meg Rittenhouse, SR F, Colby

2nd Team: Sophia Coltvet, SR D, Gustavus Adolphus; Elizabeth Valley, SR D, Hamline.

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Schools not listed either did not submit names by deadline or were not paid members of the AHCA for the 2023- 24 season. Should additional names come forward or corrections needed, a follow-up release will be issued.

The full list of honorees are available at the following links: DIII Women's List (PDF Format) | DII-III Men's List (PDF Format)