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Nittany Lions outshoot Hawkeyes 24-7 on their way to 5-1 victory
Field Hockey team tops conference with 16 honorees; Big Ten Champion football team leads Nittany Lions with 19 recipients
Despite a record crowd, Penn State field hockey falls short against Maryland
2016 All-Big Ten First-Team
2016 NFHCA All-Mideast Region First-Team
2016 NFHCA All-American Second-Team
2015 All-Big Ten First-Team
2015 NFHCA All-Mideast Region First-Team
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2016: Scored one goal in the 3-0 win against No. 5 Virginia (8/28)… Posted 1 in the 8-1 win against Temple (9/2)… Put up one shot in the 3-1 win against No. 9 Albany (9/4)... Posted four shots and one assist in the 4-1 win over Lock Haven (9/11)... scored one goal in the 9-1 win against Buckell (9/13)... Scored one goal in the 4-3 win against Iowa( 9/16) ... Posted one goal and one assist in the 7-0 win against Ball State ( 9/17)... Earned one assist and posted three shots in the 5-3 loss against No. 11 Northwestern (9/23)... Earned one assist and posted one shot in the 3-1 win over No. 8 Michigan (9/25)... Scored one goal and earned seven shots in the 4-1 win over Michigan (9/30)... Posted one and scored one goal in the 4-2 win against No. 11 Princeton (10/02)... Posted three shorts and earned two assists in the 2-0 win against Ohio State (10/06)... Posted four assists in the 5-4 loss against No. 6 Maryland (10/16)... posted five shots and scored three goals in the 4-1 win against Rutgers (
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015: Played and started all 19 games... Scored six goals... Recorded her first career hat-trick during the home finale against Iowa (10/23) in a 3-2 win that was broadcast on BTN... Dished out seven assists... Finished the season with 19 points... Scored two game-winning goals against Kent State (9/19) and Iowa (10/23)... Logged more than 1,000 minutes during the 2015 season.
HIGH SCHOOL: Becomes the first international player in Penn State field hockey history ... Plays midfield and forward positions ... Participates in the Overgangsklasse League ... Member of Hockey Club Zwolle (HCZ) for the last three years ... Selected to the regional district team ... Has played internationally ... League SuperB and League Ladies in Overgangsklasse ... Also a talented tennis player.
PERSONAL: Full name is Aurelia Welmoed Meijer ... Born on March 2,
MEIJER ON PENN STATE: "Penn State is the best! I love the sportive mind of the amazing people and the sphere is awesome. I believe Penn State is best for me to develop my skills in every way."