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Anneloes Knol

Utrecht, Netherlands
Christelijk Gymnasium Utrecht
High School
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2023 – NCAA Semifinals

  • 2024 ACC Excellence Award Recipient. This prestigious honor is given to student-athletes who have distinguished themselves both academically and athletically and have conducted themselves, both on and off the field, in a manner that has brought credit to themselves, their institution, intercollegiate athletics, and the ideals and objectives of higher education.
  • Appeared in 12 games with two starts
  • Played in 71 games in her four-year career with 18 starts, scoring three goals with six assists for 12 points
  • All-ACC Academic Team
  • NFHCA National Academic Squad


  • Appeared in all 21 games, scoring one goal with two assists
  • Scored the game-winning goal against Miami University (10/9)
  • Had assists in the James Madison (9/4) and Liberty (10/18) games
  • Earned All-ACC Academic Team Honors
  • NFHCA National Academic Squad
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll


  • Appeared in 20 games with four starts
  • Scored a goal and an assist for three points
  • Scored a goal in the Drexel game (10/24)
  • Assisted on a goal in the home game against Duke (10/01)
  • NFHCA National Academic Squad


  • Started every game in the fall, the only UVA freshman to do so. Appeared in all 18 games with 12 starts
  • Scored her first career goal against North Carolina (10/12), a strike that tied the game
  • Assisted on goals against Syracuse (11/4) and Louisville (10/24)
  • Ranked fourth on the team in points (4) in the fall
  • Finished the year with one goal and three assists
  • NFHCA Scholar of Distinction – recognizes student-athletes who have achieved a cumulative grade-point average of 3.9 or higher through the first semester of the current academic year
  • NFHCA National Academic Squad
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll


  • Won the Junior Dutch National Champion Indoor U16 title and the Final Four Dutch U16 National Championships U16 in 2017-18 while playing for the Kampong club teams,
  • Youngest girl selected for DOD 2013, a national tournament for regional teams
  • Played four consecutive years on a regional team with the 15 best players from the region.
  • 2011 Dutch National Champion for Hockey Technique while being named the first runner-up in 2015 and second runner-up at the Dutch championship shoot out in 2017
  • Also ran track, qualifying for the Dutch U18 championship in both the 800 and 1500 meters outdoor track in 2019
  • School speed skating champion of the city of Zwolle in 2013


  • Parents are Remy Knol and Ellen Hulsman
  • Her younger brother, William, was Dutch national champion of his age bracket in the steeplechase in 2017 and 2019 and runner-up in the 1500 meters in 2019 and 2022. He also represented the Netherlands at the U20 World Athletics Championship in Cali, Colombia in the summer of 2022. He competed in the U20 European Athletics Championship in Jerusalem, Israel in the summer of 2023
  • She was named Young Poet of Noordenveld in 2010 by Bookstore Daan Nijman after writing a poem about the differences between developed and developing countries
  • Commerce major with a minor in history