STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: Wilmington’s Jillian Miele Garners Two NFCHA Postseason Awards

Below is an announcement from Johnson & Wales:

PROVIDENCE, RI — Johnson & Wales field hockey senior Jillian Miele (Wilmington, Mass.) earned two postseason awards from the National Field Hockey Coaches’ Association.

Miele was one of sixteen student-athletes named to the Division III All-Region First Team.  She was also selected to the National Division III Senior Team, which encompasses all regions and has 60 seniors on the team.

Miele led the Wildcats to their first ever Great Northeast Athletic Conference Championship in 2021.  Her game winning penalty stroke in the semifinals gave JWU its first championship berth.  On the season, Miele totaled 26 goals and 14 assists, good for 66 points.  She broke the all-time points record and is the current holder with 146 in her career.

Jillian Miele

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