Anne van den boomen Placed

College Hockey beurs Amerika Anne

Date of birth:
Year of grad:



Available Fall 2017



Fall 2016

Country: The Netherlands
Height:  5'9 ft
Weight:  132 lbs 

Personal and academic information

Anne is a eighteen-year old Dutch girl who grew up with her parents and two brothers in Oosterbeek, The Netherlands. Anne is a very happy and adventurous girl who loves to travel and learn new things. She is an enthusiastic, energetic girl who in addition to playing field hockey loves singing and spending time with her friends.

She is also a qualified trainer and coach of junior teams (boys and girls) for 5 years.

Anne is currently a senior in High school at the highest level in The Netherlands (VWO) and she is expected to graduate in June 2017. Her favorite classes are the ones related to sports and therefore she wants to pursue a degree in sports management. Anne also has a degree in debating. She achieved a composite score of 22 on her ACT and is scheduled to take the TOEFL this fall.

Athletic Information

Anne started to play field hockey at the age of five at her local club MHCO. During her junior career she has always played for the highest junior teams and was coached by Irene Hendriks who is a Olympic champion and former coach of Croatia Tomislav Jamicic. Anne was also selected to try out for the district team of East Netherlands under 16.

The recent years Anne is playing for the first women's team of HC Upward at the second highest level in the Dutch Hockey League. 

Anne is a technically and tactically very skilled forward who can also play at the midfield position. Her strongest asset is giving speed to the game and increasing the energy level of the team. She has excellent footwork, a great work ethic and never gives up. In addition she scores very easily and has a good backhand shot.