Milou Oostvogel Placed


Date of birth:
Year of grad:



Available Fall 2013



Spring 2013
Fall 2012
Fall 2012
Fall 2012 

Country: The Netherlands
Height: 5'8 ft
Weight: 145 lbs

Personal and Academic Information 

Milou is born and raised in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, and grew up as the youngest of three with a brother and sister. She comes from a sport minded family and ever since she was a little girl she has been in love with the game of fieldhockey.


She is currently in her senior year of high school (HAVO, holding a 2.7 GPA) and she is expected to graduate in june, 2013. She is scheduled to take her SAT in November and TOEFL test in January. Upon completion of these exams, she will be eligible to compete at the NCAA collegiate level.


Athletic Information

Milou started to play field hockey when she was 6 years old at HC Rotterdam. During her junior career she always competed at the highest national level, winning several tournaments and championships with her team. Besides winning the IDC junior hockey league last year, she also played several games for the second ladies senior team of HC Rotterdam, that plays in the ‚Äėreserve hoofdklasse‚Äô. In addition, Milou was also selected to play for the Dutch national team.


Milou is a real striker and has the ability to always find a way to score. She can play at any forward position but has the most experience as a  central forward. She is a dedicated team player and besides scoring her strong points are her technical abilities, speed and insight in the game. She also has an excellent penalty corner and can hit the ball very hard.


Milou sees studying in the USA as a great opportunity to pursue her bachelor degree while competing at the highest level in field hockey.