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10 Bente van Vlijmen
10 Bente van Vlijmen
Year: Junior
Hometown: Zeist, The Netherlands
High School: Christelijk Lyceum Zeist
Position: Midfield
House Affiliation: Quincy

Career Highs:
Goals: 3 (at Dartmouth, 10/29/16)
Assists: 1 (2x, most recent: vs. Lafayette, 9/24/17)
Points: 6 (at Dartmouth, 10/29/16)

Sophomore • 2017 • Stats
Finished season with career best 24 points (11 goals, two assists)...Longstreth/NFHCA All-America second team...All-ECAC First Team...Longstreth/NFHCA All-Region First Team...All-Ivy League First Team...Ivy League Honor Roll (Sept. 4)...NFHCA National Academic Squad… Started every game … Kicked the season off with back-to-back games with goals against UC Davis (Sep. 1) and No. 25 Pacific (Sep. 2) … Tallied two goals against Northeastern (Sep. 15) and Lafayette (Sep. 24) … Added a goal and assist against Holy Cross (Sep. 27) … Another goal against Penn (Sep. 30) … Had a streak of four games with a goal with her goal against Brown (Oct. 6) … Scored a goal on eight shots against Dartmouth (Oct. 28) … Finished the season on a high note adding a goal against Columbia (Nov. 5).

Freshman • 2016 • Stats
Ivy League Rookie of the Year and All-Ivy first team selection … Longstreth/NFHCA All-Northeast Region first team and All-America second team … Led all Ivy League rookies with eight goals and 16 points … Those marks were second-highest on the Crimson … Ivy League Rookie of the Week (Sept. 26, Oct. 3, Oct. 31)... Played in 16 games, making 13 starts … First two collegiate goals came in 2-0 win over Yale (Sep. 23) … Scored in win over No. 19 Maine (Sep. 25) … Had the lone goal in 1-0 win over No. 13 Boston University (Sep. 29) … Recorded first career hat trick at Dartmouth (Oct. 29) … Potted one goal in season-ending win over Columbia (Nov. 5).  

Before Harvard
Was a midfielder and striker on the field hockey team at Christelijk Lyceum Ziest from 2010-2016 … Also played for the Schaerweijde Zeist field hockey club team from 2005-2016, serving as a team captain … Played on the 18 and older team from 2014-2016 … Finished third in 2012 at the BDO National Individual competition … Won the Valkenswaard Tournament Individual Shootout competition in 2013 … First place at the Valkentoernooi Team Tournament … MOP of the Team Tournament in 2012 … Ranked third in the Highest National Division Rankings … Volunteer intern at Neonatal Ward at St. Thomas Hospital in London in December 2014 … National Rounds and Finals of BBC Speaking Awards … Junior College Utrecht: Extracurricular academics and research in science from 2014-2016 … European Youth Parliament Debating Society (2013-14) … International Baccalaureate, Higher Level A1 (2010-2016).

Recent Games
Oct 20 at No. 3 Princeton W, 3-1
Oct 25 No. 13 Boston College W, 1-0
Oct 27 at Dartmouth W, 6-0
Nov 3 Columbia W, 6-0
Nov 9 vs. No. 9 Penn State W, 6-1
Nov 11 at No. 4 Princeton L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 19 7
Games started 19 7
Goals 13 5
Assists 6 3
Points 32 13
Shots 78 32
Shot Pct .167 .156
Game-winning goals 3 1
Defensive saves 0 0
Penalty strokes 0-0 0-0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct gw ds ps-att
Aug 31 at New Hampshire W, 4-1 1 2 0 4 3 .667 0 0 0-0
Sep 2 Holy Cross W, 4-0 1 3 0 6 13 .231 1 0 0-0
Sep 8 vs. American W, 5-2 1 1 1 3 5 .200 0 0 0-0
Sep 9 at No. 3 Maryland L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 14 Northeastern W, 2-0 1 1 0 2 4 .250 1 0 0-0
Sep 16 Massachusetts W, 4-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 21 Yale W, 6-0 1 1 2 4 6 .167 1 0 0-0
Sep 23 at No. 18 Maine W, 4-1 1 0 2 2 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 29 at Penn W, 2-1 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0 0 0-0
Sep 30 Bryant W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 6 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 5 at Brown W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 5 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 7 at No. 23 Boston University W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 5 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 13 Cornell W, 8-0 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0 0 0-0
Oct 20 at No. 3 Princeton W, 3-1 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0 0 0-0
Oct 25 No. 13 Boston College W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 27 at Dartmouth W, 6-0 1 1 0 2 8 .125 0 0 0-0
Nov 3 Columbia W, 6-0 1 0 1 1 5 .000 0 0 0-0
Nov 9 vs. No. 9 Penn State W, 6-1 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0 0 0-0
Nov 11 at No. 4 Princeton L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2016-17 16 14 .50 .00 1.00 2.56 .195 1.63 .634
2017-18 17 17 .65 .12 1.41 4.94 .131 2.53 .512
2018-19 19 19 .68 .32 1.68 4.11 .167 2.58 .628
Total 52 50 .62 .15 1.38 3.90 .158 2.27 .581
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
2016-17 16 14 8 0 16 41 .195 26 .634 3 1 0-0
2017-18 17 17 11 2 24 84 .131 43 .512 0 0 0-0
2018-19 19 19 13 6 32 78 .167 49 .628 3 0 0-0
Total 52 50 32 8 72 203 .158 118 .581 6 1 0-0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 19 19 .68 .32 1.68 4.11 .167 2.58 .628
Conference 7 7 .71 .43 1.86 4.57 .156 3.43 .750
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 .75 .38 1.88 5.25 .143 3.00 .571
Away 9 9 .56 .22 1.33 3.22 .172 2.22 .690
Neutral 2 2 1.00 .50 2.50 3.50 .286 2.50 .714
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Wins 17 17 .76 .35 1.88 4.41 .173 2.82 .640
Losses 2 2 .00 .00 .00 1.50 .000 .50 .333
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August 1 1 2.00 .00 4.00 3.00 .667 3.00 1.000
September 9 9 .78 .56 2.11 4.67 .167 2.56 .548
October 6 6 .50 .00 1.00 4.17 .120 3.00 .720
November 3 3 .33 .33 1.00 2.67 .125 1.67 .625
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
Total 19 19 13 6 32 78 .167 49 .628 3 0 0-0
Conference 7 7 5 3 13 32 .156 24 .750 1 0 0-0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
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Home 8 8 6 3 15 42 .143 24 .571 3 0 0-0
Away 9 9 5 2 12 29 .172 20 .690 0 0 0-0
Neutral 2 2 2 1 5 7 .286 5 .714 0 0 0-0
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Wins 17 17 13 6 32 75 .173 48 .640 3 0 0-0
Losses 2 2 0 0 0 3 .000 1 .333 0 0 0-0
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August 1 1 2 0 4 3 .667 3 1.000 0 0 0-0
September 9 9 7 5 19 42 .167 23 .548 3 0 0-0
October 6 6 3 0 6 25 .120 18 .720 0 0 0-0
November 3 3 1 1 3 8 .125 5 .625 0 0 0-0
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