University of Iowa Athletics

#7 Sophie Plasteras

Class Fr.
Hometown North Vancouver, Canada
High School Handsworth Secondary
Sophie Plasteras - Field Hockey - University of Iowa Athletics

2016– Started all 19 games… notched nine goals and three assists for 21 points… recorded two goals and a career-high five points against Saint Louis… scored Iowa’s only goal against Northwestern in the Big Ten Tournament… named Iowa’s Sportsmanship Award honoree… Academic All-Big Ten honoree… letterwinner.

2015 — Saw action in all 19 games, notching six starts… collected five points on one goal and three assists… scored the game-winning goal in Iowa’s 3-1 victory over Michigan State (Oct. 16)… named Iowa’s Sportsmanship Award honoree… Academic All-Big Ten honoree… letterwinner.

2014 — Appeared in 16 contests, making one start at Pacific (Sept. 14)… recorded two goals at No. 5 Stanford (Sept. 12) and against Ball State (Oct. 3)… played career high 45 minutes at Pacific (Sept. 14)… garnered Academic All-Big Ten honors… letterwinner.

2013 —Saw action in 17 contests… recorded two shots on goal… saw first career action at Lafayette on Sept. 1.

High School — Served as a co-captain with fellow Hawkeye Stephanie Norlander in 2012, leading Handsworth to Provincial Championship titles in 2011 and 2012… selected four consecutive years to the Field Hockey BC Provincial teams, playing on U16 and U18 teams that won national championships from 2009-12… named to the Tournament XI at the 2011 Canadian Nationals… played on the Canadian Junior National Squad in a 2012 test series against the USA U17 National team… competed for West Vancouver Field Hockey Adanacs Festival and Disney teams that won medals in 2010 and 2011… earned first team All Star-North Sore Triple A honors three times… four-year honor student.

Personal — Played at Handsworth Secondary School, the same high school as former Iowa All-American Jessica Barnett, and current Hawkeyes Karli Johansen and Stephanie Norlander… international relations major.