10 Bente van Vlijmen
10 Bente van Vlijmen
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Zeist, The Netherlands
High School: Christelijk Lyceum Zeist
Position: Midfield

Freshman • 2016 • Stats
Ivy League Rookie of the Year and All-Ivy first team selection … Longstreth/NFHCA All-Northeast Region first team … Led all Ivy League rookies with eight goals and 16 points … Those marks were second-highest on the Crimson … 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 22 at No. 11 Princeton W, 3-2
Oct 23 at Lafayette W, 2-0
Oct 27 No. 12 Boston College L, 4-1
Oct 29 at Dartmouth W, 3-1
Nov 5 Columbia W, 5-1
Nov 12 at No. 3 Syracuse L, 5-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 7
Games started 14 5
Goals 8 6
Assists 0 0
Points 16 12
Shots 41 23
Shot Pct .195 .261
Game-winning goals 3 2
Defensive saves 1 0
Penalty strokes 0-0 0-0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct gw ds ps-att
Sep 2 Holy Cross W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 4 at New Hampshire L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 University of the Pacific W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 11 at No. 4 Connecticut L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 16 Northeastern L, 4-3 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 18 at Massachusetts L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 23 Yale W, 2-0 1 2 0 4 4 .500 1 0 0-0
Sep 25 No. 19 Maine W, 3-1 1 1 0 2 5 .200 0 0 0-0
Sep 29 at No. 13 Boston University W, 1-0 1 1 0 2 3 .333 1 0 0-0
Oct 2 at Penn W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 5 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 8 at Brown W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 15 Cornell W, 5-0 - 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 22 at No. 11 Princeton W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 23 at Lafayette W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 27 No. 12 Boston College L, 4-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 29 at Dartmouth W, 3-1 1 3 0 6 7 .429 1 0 0-0
Nov 5 Columbia W, 5-1 - 1 0 2 1 1.000 0 0 0-0
Nov 12 at No. 3 Syracuse L, 5-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 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 16 14 .50 .00 1.00 2.56 .195 1.63 .634
Conference 7 5 .86 .00 1.71 3.29 .261 2.29 .696
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 5 .57 .00 1.14 2.29 .250 1.71 .750
Away 9 9 .44 .00 .89 2.78 .160 1.56 .560
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 9 .73 .00 1.45 3.00 .242 2.09 .697
Losses 5 5 .00 .00 .00 1.60 .000 .60 .375
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September 7 7 .57 .00 1.14 2.86 .200 1.86 .650
October 7 6 .43 .00 .86 2.86 .150 1.71 .600
November 2 1 .50 .00 1.00 .50 1.000 .50 1.000
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
Total 16 14 8 0 16 41 .195 26 .634 3 1 0-0
Conference 7 5 6 0 12 23 .261 16 .696 2 0 0-0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
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Home 7 5 4 0 8 16 .250 12 .750 1 0 0-0
Away 9 9 4 0 8 25 .160 14 .560 2 1 0-0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
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Wins 11 9 8 0 16 33 .242 23 .697 3 0 0-0
Losses 5 5 0 0 0 8 .000 3 .375 0 1 0-0
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September 7 7 4 0 8 20 .200 13 .650 2 0 0-0
October 7 6 3 0 6 20 .150 12 .600 1 0 0-0
November 2 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 1 1.000 0 1 0-0