Hawk Item — Sister, Marike, was on Iowa’s field hockey team from 2010-2014… younger sister, Sofie, is current teammate… has has started 81 consecutive games entering the 2022 season.
2021 Honors – NFHCA First-Team All-West Region honoree… second-team All-Big Ten… Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week on Oct. 4… named to Big Ten Preseason Watch List… named a NFHCA Division I Scholars of Distinction recipient and to the NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… Academic All-Big Ten selection… President’s List honoree during the spring semester… Dean’s List honoree during the fall and spring semesters. 2021 – Started all 20 games, logging 1,168 minutes… played 60 or more minutes in 16 games… scored eight goals and had two assists for 18 points… tied for second on the team in goals… attempted 51 shots with 26 being on goal… scored five goals in the team’s first seven games… notched the game-winner in the road win at Boston (9/5)… key member of a defense that posted an NCAA-best 11 shutouts, including a school-record eight consecutive shutouts in September.
2020 Honors — NFHCA first-team All-West Region selection…All-Big Ten Tournament team honoree… NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad… Academic All-Big Ten honoree… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… Dean’s List honoree. 2020 — Played all 18 games, registering two goals, two assists, and 28 shots.
2019 Honors — NFHCA second-team All-West Region selection. 2019 — Started and played all 22 games… ranked second on the team and fifth in the Big Ten in goals (10)… played full-time in all but one game… registered five assists and 25 points… tallied three game winning goals against Central Michigan (9/6), Penn State (10/13), and Michigan (11/3)… ranked fifth in the Big Ten in points per game (1.14).
2018 Honors — Named to the Big Ten All-Tournament team. 2018 — Started all 21 games… recorded a full 70 minutes in all but four games… registered six points on four assists and one goal… made her Hawkeye debut in Iowa’s season opener against No. 14 Wake Forest… recorded her first career assist against No. 2 North Carolina (8/26)… scored her first collegiate goal against No. 25 California (9/22)… key piece of Iowa’s defense that recorded seven shutouts and averaged only 1.10 goals per game.
High School — Member of the Belgian National Team since 2013… Belgian Champion in 2017… first-team Watducks selection in 2018… first-team Braxgata selection in 2017.
Personal — Born April 4, 2000, in Brussels, Belgium… daughter of Hans and Janneke… has four siblings, Isabel, Marike, Gijs and Sofie… started playing field hockey when she was four years old… majoring in biomedical engineering.