The Sports Almanac

NCAA Division III Field Hockey Champions


MESSIAH FALCONS
Current NCAA Division III Holders
Division III Champions

Through 2016
YEAR WINNER LOSER SCORE
1981 Trenton State Lions
Franklin & Marshall Diplomats
2-0
1982 Itahca Bombers
Trenton State Lions
2-1 2OT, penalty strokes
1983 Trenton State Lions
Ithaca Bombers
2-1
1984 Bloomsburg Huskies
Messiah Falcons
3-2
1985 Trenton State Lions
Millersville Marauders
2-1
1986 Salisbury State Seagulls
Bloomsburg Huskies
3-2
1987 Bloomsburg Huskies
William Smith Herons
1-0
1988 Trenton State Lions
Bloomsburg Huskies
3-2 2OT
1989 Lock Haven Bald Eagles
Trenton State Lions
2-1
1990 Trenton State Lions
Bloomsburg Huskies
2-1
1991 Trenton State Lions
Bloomsburg Huskies
1-0
1992 William Smith Herons
Trenton State Lions
1-0
1993 Cortland State Red Dragons
Mary Washington Eagles
1-0
1994 Cortland State Red Dragons
Trenton State Lions
2-1
1995 Trenton State Lions
Messiah Falcons
2-1
1996 College of New Jersey Lions
Hartwick Hawks
2-1
1997 William Smith Herons
Cortland State Red Dragons
3-0
1998 Middlebury College Panthers
William Smith Herons
3-2
1999 College of New Jersey Lions
Amherst Lord Jeffs
4-1
2000 William Smith Herons
Springfield Pride
1-0
2001 Cortland State Red Dragons
Rowan Profs
3-0
2002
Rowan Profs
Messiah Falcons
1-0
2003
Salisbury University Seagulls
Middlebury College Panthers
4-1
2004
Salisbury University Seagulls
Middlebury College Panthers
6-3
2005
Salisbury Univeristy Seagulls
Messiah Falcons
1-0
2006
Ursinus Golden Bears
Messiah Falcons
3-2
2007
Bowdoin Polar Bears
Middlebury College Panthers
4-3
2008
Bowdoin Polar Bears
Tufts University Jumbos
3-2 2OT
2009
Salisbury University Seagulls
Messiah Falcons
1-0
2010
Bowdoin Polar Bears
Messiah Falcons
2-1 2OT, 3-1PK
2011
College of New Jersey Lions
Middlesbury College Panthers
3-1
2012
Tufts University Jumbos
Montclair State Red Hawks
2-1
2013
Bowdoin Polar Bears
Salisbury University Seagulls
1-0
2014
College of New Jersey Lions
Bowdoin Polar Bears
2-0
2015
Middlebury College Panthers
Bowdoin Polar Bears
1-0
2016
Messiah Falcons
Tufts University Jumbos
1-0 2OT

DIVISION III CHAMPIONSHIP SCHOOLS
POSITION
SCHOOL
CHAMPIONSHIPS
LAST CHAMPIONSHIP
1
College of New Jersey Lions 11
2014
2
Salisbury University Seagulls
5
2009
3
Bowdoin Polar Bears
4
2013
4
William Smith Herons
3
2000
5
Cortland State Red Dragons
3
2001
6
Bloomsburg Huskies
2
1987
7
Middlebury College Panthers 2
2015
8
Ithaca Bombers
1
1982
9
Lock Haven Bald Eagles
1
1989
10
Rowan Profs
1
2002
11
Ursinus Golden Bears
1
2006
12
Tufts University Jumbos
1
2012
13
Messiah Falcons
1
2016
Trenton State Lions became College of New Jersey Lions in 1996