University of Iowa Athletics
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#6 Anthe Nijziel

Class So.
Hometown Eindhoven, Netherlands
High School Van Maerlantlyceum

2018

  • NFHCA second team All-West Regional selection
  • Named to the Big Ten All-Tournament team
  • Named to NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad
  • Started all 21 games, playing a full 70 minutes in all but one game
  • Recorded five goals and four assists for 14 points, the most of any freshman
  • Made her Hawkeye debut in the season opener against No. 14 Wake Forest (Aug. 25)
  • Scored her first collegiate goal against New Hampshire (Sept. 9) and recorded her first Hawkeye assist against No. 21 Stanford (Oct. 7)
  • Earned Big Ten Co-Freshman of the Week honors on Sept. 17 after scoring a goal for the third straight game and helping Iowa to its fourth straight shutout victory
  • Registered four points against No. 7 Penn State in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals, including the game-winning goal
  • Letterwinner

High School

  • Placed first at ICC tournament in 2014
  • Played for Coach Mark Dekker
  • Played four years of tennis

Personal

  • Born April 16, 2000
  • Daughter of Tanya and Marten, who both played field hockey in college