University of Iowa Athletics
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#17 Hannah Drkulec

Height 5-8
Class Senior
Hometown Windsor, Ontario, Canada
High School St. Anne

Hawk Item — Two-time Academic All-American… played in 76 of 77 career games with 53 starts.

2019 Honors — TopDrawerSoccer National Team of the Week (Sept. 17)… three-time Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week honoree (Aug. 27, Sept. 10, Oct. 8)… Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week on Sept. 17… third player in Big Ten history to earn offensive and defensive player of the week honors in the same season… four weekly honors are tied for the most in a single-season in school history… CoSIDA First-Team Academic All-American… second-team United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-North/Central Region honoree… CoSIDA First-Team Academic All-District 6 honoree… Academic All-Big Ten… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… named to the President’s and Dean’s List for fall semester. 2019 — Team co-captain… started all 21 games, logging 1,768 minutes… played 90 or more minutes in 13 games… had a career-high five goals and two assists for 12 points… scored two game-winning goals… registered 20 shots, including 12 on goal… key member of an Iowa defense that had eight shutouts and allowed seven or fewer shots in 13 games… scored her first goal in win over UNI (8/25) and goal two came at UNC Greensboro (9/8)… scored two goals in Iowa’s 3-2 road win at Notre Dame (9/15)… netted the game-winner in the road win at Michigan State (10/6).

2018 Honors – Second-team 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-American… named to 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-District 6 team… Academic All-Big Ten… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… named to the Dean’s List and President’s List during the fall and spring semesters. 2018 — Started all 18 games, recording 1,583 minutes of action… played 90 or more minutes in 12 games… letterwinner.

2017 Honors — Academic All-Big Ten… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… named to the President’s and Dean’s List for both the fall and spring semesters. 2017 — Saw action in all 19 games, including making four starts… logged 874 minutes, playing both as a defender and forward… scored her first career goal at Michigan State (10/1)… also had two assists… fired nine shots with five being on goal… letterwinner.

2016 — Saw action in 18 games, including making 10 starts… logged 1,001 minutes… tallied her first collegiate point, assisting on a strike in team’s 4-1 victory over Colorado State (9/2)… member of a defense that posted four shutouts… named to the Dean’s List during the spring semester… letterwinner.

High School — Played on the Croatian Women’s National Team in 2015… two-time all-conference honoree… team captain as a junior… named the Rookie of the Year as a sophomore… team MVP as a junior… played for the East side Kickers (2009-14) and Michigan Hawks from 2014-16… member of Student Council and the Science Olympiad… high school coach was Mrs. Stanski… club coach was Adil Salmoni.

Personal — Born March 12, 1998, in Windsor, Ontario, Canada… daughter of Frank and Rita Drkulec… has two siblings, Christian and Riley… father played collegiate soccer at Western University… majoring in biomedical engineering.