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Nadine Koning

Laren, Netherlands
High School
Laar & Berg College Prepatory
Previous School
Nadine Koning - Field Hockey - Virginia Cavaliers
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Nadine de Koning

2015 Web Feature on Nadine de Koning | 2017 Web Feature on Nadine de Koning

At Virginia


  • Longstreth/NFHCA All-South Region Second Team
  • All-ACC Academic Team
  • VaSID All-State First Team
  • Ranked eighth in the country in assists per game (0.70) and tied for the ACC lead in that category
  • Finished the season with 14 points on 14 assists. Also had one defensive save
  • Finished her career with one goal, 25 assists and two defensive saves
  • Had four assists in the season-opener against Fairfield (Aug. 25), just the second time in program history that a UVA player contributed four assists, matching the total from Michelle Vissuso against Davidson in a 1997 game
  • Had a pair of assists in the 8-0 win over Drexel (Oct. 8)
  • Team captain


  • Appeared in 24 games with 22 starts
  • Had an assist against Duke (Sept. 9) and UConn (Sept. 18) and a two-assist game at William & Mary (Oct. 11)
  • Had a defensive save at North Carolina (Oct. 7)


  • VaSID Second-Team All-State
  • Played in 20 games with 20 starts
  • Scored her first collegiate goal against Richmond (Oct. 4), which was also the game-winner
  • Logged an assist at Louisville (Sept. 11)


  • Appeared in all 20 games and has started every game since Sept. 9 against Miami (Ohio)
  • First career start on Aug. 31 at Penn State
  • Logged an assist in her first career game at William & Mary
  • Had two assists against Miami (Ohio)
  • Also had assists against Princeton (Sept. 7) and at Richmond (Oct. 10)
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll

High School/Club Hockey

  • Played both indoor and outdoor field hockey with club teams in The Netherlands in the National League, the highest national level, and has made it all the way to A1
  • 2011-12 squad finished in second place in the top league and her indoor squad finished third in the national finals
  • In 2012-13, her Laren team was in the top-six in The Netherlands
  • Has a referee’s certificate in the B-category (age 14-15) and has served as a referee for other youth teams.
  • In 2010, played on a regional team with the 15 best players from the region


  • Daughter of Hans de Koning and Mariette de Koning-Orlandini
  • Father, Hans, played field hockey at the top level of the Dutch National League for Pinoké
  • Has an older brother, Robin, and a younger sister Julie
  • In academic honors, was a two-time Honor Award 6 VWO and Honor Award 5 VWO winner

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