Lisa Slinkert Placed

College hockeybeurs Amerika Lisa Slinkert

Date of birth:
Year of grad:



Available Fall 2021



Fall 2020
Fall 2020
Fall 2020

Country: The Netherlands
Height:  5'4 ft
Weight: 127 lbs 

Personal and academic information


Lisa is a 17-year-old girl who lives with her parents in The Hague, The Netherlands. Since she was little, she could never sit still and has always loved playing sports. Whenever she isn’t studying or playing hockey, Lisa spends her time doing other sports or baking healthy snacks. Furthermore she loves to hang out with her friends on the weekends.


Lisa also excels in school and is going to graduate in 10 subjects (2 more than compulsory), including Latin, at the highest level of high school in the Netherlands (VWO in June 2021. In addition she already passed her Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) exam (level C1) with a score of 186. She is scheduled to take the SAT and TOEFL in Fall of 2020.


Athletic information


Lisa started playing field hockey at her local club RHC at the age of 6. At the age of 12, in order to play at the highest level, she transferred to HDM in the Hague where she always played at the highest national level. During her junior career she played for the regional team South and was also selected for the national team U15, where she played for two years as well. She became champion of her district in 2016 and 2018 and National Champion in 2017. That same season she and her team became runner up at the national indoor championships.


This season Lisa is playing for the first U-19 team of HDM at the highest level (Landelijk), with the aim to become national champion again and being the best junior team in the nation. 


Lisa is a hard working midfielder who prefers to play at the side flanks, where she can use her speed and technical skills to reach the opponent’s circle and give an assist, or score by herself. She has great endurance and perseverance and is mentally strong. Additionally, she is a fast-learning team player who is very fanatical. With the offensive corner Lisa can be the hitter.