Name: Fusine Govaert
Position: Midfielder
Sport: Field Hockey
DOB: 4/27/1998
Birthplace: Netherlands
Hometown: Bedford, N.Y.
High School: Rye
College: Boston College (2021)
Team/Club: Hudson Valley
Other Career Highlights
  • 2021: At Boston College, named All-ACC Preseason Team
  • 2021: Named to the U.S. Women's National Team (June)
  • 2020-21: At Boston College, named team captain, All-ACC Preseason Team, ACC All-Tournament Team, All-ACC Second Team, NFHCA Second Team All-American
  • 2020: Named to the U.S. Women's National Development Team
  • 2019: At Boston College, named All-ACC Preseason Team, ACC Player of the Week (Oct. 8), ACC All-Tournament Team, NFHCA All-Northeast Region First Team, All-ACC First Team, NFHCA First Team All-American
  • 2019: Named to the U.S. Women's National Development Team
  • 2019: Named to the U.S. U-21 Women's National Team
  • 2015: Named to the U.S. U-19 Women's National Indoor Team, Big Apple Tournament
  • 2014: Named to the U.S. U-19 Women's National Indoor Team
Personal: Daughter of Phile and Maryse Govaert...Has two siblings, Phile and Hanke...Game Day Mantra: "Clear eyes, full hearts, can’t lose."...Favorite Sports Quote: “Talent wins games but teamwork and intelligence wins championships” - Michael Jordan...Best Words of Advice: Always follow your own path and believe in your dreams.
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Govaert grew up in The Netherlands where field hockey is one of the nation’s most played sports. The club scene plays a big role in member’s social lives. At age 4, when her friends were signed up, er parents signed her up as well. Later her younger siblings also started to play and the weekends were spent around the field hockey fields. From there it grew into something bigger, to where she is now.