University of Iowa Athletics

#20 Veronique Declercq

Class Fr.
Hometown Mortsel, Belgium
High School Regina Pacisinstituut
Veronique Declercq - Field Hockey - University of Iowa Athletics

2015 — Started all 19 games as a defender… scored six goals and dished out four assists for a total of 16 points… all six of her goals were scored via penalty corners… scored her first career goal in Iowa’s 7-0 shutout victory over Saint Louis on Sept. 13… led the team with three game-winning goals, which also tied for the sixth most in the conference… posted a defensive save in Iowa’s 5-1 victory over Richmond (Sept. 4)… letterwinner.

2014 —Saw action in 14 contests, drawing 11 starts… appeared in first collegiate game in 4-1 win at No. 11 Wake Forest (Aug. 30)… made first career start in 4-3 win over No. 6 Virginia… registered first career points and first career assists in 3-1 win against Maimi (Ohio) on Oct. 12… letterwinner.

High School… attended Regina Pacisinstituut… member of the 2012-2013 Belgian U18 National Team and was selected to play in the European Championships in Dublin, Ireland… played for the Herakles Club from 2009-12 and played in the Honour Division- Dames 1- the highest national division in Belgium… member of the U16 National Team in 2011 and was selected to play in the European U16 championships in Valencia, Spain, earning a silver medal… two-time captain of her team in the Provincial Tournaments in Antwerp.