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Meike Conijn

Goalie
Position
5'10''
Height
Sophomore
Class
's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
Hometown
High School
Rotterdam School of Management
Previous School

AT VIRGINIA
2018

  • Came to the University of Virginia as an exchange student from the Rotterdam School of Management, spending one semester at UVA

High School/Club Hockey

  • Made her debut with MCHR Field Hockey Club’s senior squad at 14 years old
  • Played for Hockey Club Den Bosch, training and competing with its U18 squad at the national level
  • Helped lead her team to a second place finish at the 2016 national championship for development squads
  • Also enjoys sailing and snowboarding
  • Competed in a national student sailing race, sailing from the Netherlands to England

Personal

  • Parents are Geert Conijn and Monique Heemelaar
  • Has a younger sister, Fanne Conijn
  • Was a member o the 2016 Socrates National Honors Society, honoring the top one percent of high school graduates in the Netherlands