23 Svea Sturm
23 Svea Sturm
Height: 5-3
Year: So.
Hometown: Waltrop, Germany
High School: Theodor-Heuss-Gymnasium Waltrop
Position: Midfield
g 2
a 3
p 7
sh % .133
gw 0
ds 0

2017: Freshman

  • Named to the All-Atlantic 10 Second Team and All-Atlantic 10 Rookie Team.
  • Tied for second on the team and 13th in the A-10 with seven goals.
  • Scored two game-winning goals.
  • Tied for team lead in shot on goal percentage (.714).
  • Named NFCHA Division I Scholar of Distinction and to the NFHCA All-Academic Squad.

PRIOR TO VCU

  • Played in eight Juvenile German Indoor Hockey Championships, five indoor and three field, and have played in five finals. 
  • Helped her team to two championships during that time in addition to a runner-up finish and two third place finishes. 
  • Appeared in several Bundesliga games, one of the top adult leagues in Germany. 
  • Competed in both the first and second divisions of the German Field Hockey league since the spring of 2016 with Hockey-und Tennisclub Uhlenhorst (HTCU). She was a member of the inaugural ladies' team of HTCU. 
  • Her club team, Duisburgs of the Club Raffelberg, finished first in the German Juvenile Championship Field Hockey in 2016. 
  • She also led her HTCU team to first place at the Western German WHV Indoor Field Hockey Championship in February 2016 and the DHB Field Hockey Championship in 2016

GETTING TO KNOW SVEA

  • Born on April 20, 1999 in Datteln, Germany
  • Daughter of Michael and Silke Sturm. Has one brother, Sören (20), and a twin sister, Maite (18), who also plays for VCU Field Hockey.
  • Majoring in Business
Recent Games
Oct 14 at La Salle W, 2-1
Oct 19 Lock Haven W, 3-1
Oct 21 #14 Wake Forest W, 3-1
Oct 27 at Davidson W, 3-0
Nov 2 vs. No. 3 Massachusetts W, 3-2
Nov 3 at No. 1 Saint Joseph's L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 19 8
Games started 19 8
Goals 2 0
Assists 3 2
Points 7 2
Shots 15 4
Shot Pct .133 .000
Game-winning goals 0 0
Defensive saves 0 0
Penalty strokes 0-0 0-0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct gw ds ps-att
Aug 18 Georgetown   - - - - - - - - -
Aug 24 vs. Hofstra L, 3-2 1 0 1 1 0 - 0 0 0-0
Aug 26 vs. Bryant W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 2 American L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 9 at William & Mary L, 4-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 14 Saint Louis W, 7-1 1 0 1 1 2 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 16 Towson W, 9-0 1 2 0 4 6 .333 0 0 0-0
Sep 21 Richmond W, 7-2 1 0 1 1 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 23 at #11 Old Dominion W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 28 at St. Francis (Pa.) W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 30 at Bucknell L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 3 Rider L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 7 Massachusetts W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 12 at #13 Saint Joseph's L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 14 at La Salle W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 19 Lock Haven W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 21 #14 Wake Forest W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 27 at Davidson W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Nov 2 vs. No. 3 Massachusetts W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Nov 3 at No. 1 Saint Joseph's L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2017-18 20 20 .35 .00 .70 1.05 .333 .75 .714
2018-19 19 19 .11 .16 .37 .79 .133 .53 .667
2019-20 - - - - - - - - -
Total 39 39 .23 .08 .54 .92 .250 .64 .694
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
2017-18 20 20 7 0 14 21 .333 15 .714 2 0 0-0
2018-19 19 19 2 3 7 15 .133 10 .667 0 0 0-0
2019-20 - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
Total 39 39 9 3 21 36 .250 25 .694 2 0 0-0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 19 19 .11 .16 .37 .79 .133 .53 .667
Conference 8 8 .00 .25 .25 .50 .000 .38 .750
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 8 8 .25 .25 .75 1.00 .250 .88 .875
Away 8 8 .00 .00 .00 .75 .000 .38 .500
Neutral 3 3 .00 .33 .33 .33 .000 .00 .000
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Wins 12 12 .17 .17 .50 1.00 .167 .75 .750
Losses 7 7 .00 .14 .14 .43 .000 .14 .333
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August 2 2 .00 .50 .50 .00 - .00 -
September 8 8 .25 .25 .75 1.38 .182 1.13 .818
October 7 7 .00 .00 .00 .29 .000 .14 .500
November 2 2 .00 .00 .00 1.00 .000 .00 .000
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
Total 19 19 2 3 7 15 .133 10 .667 0 0 0-0
Conference 8 8 0 2 2 4 .000 3 .750 0 0 0-0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
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Home 8 8 2 2 6 8 .250 7 .875 0 0 0-0
Away 8 8 0 0 0 6 .000 3 .500 0 0 0-0
Neutral 3 3 0 1 1 1 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0
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Wins 12 12 2 2 6 12 .167 9 .750 0 0 0-0
Losses 7 7 0 1 1 3 .000 1 .333 0 0 0-0
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August 2 2 0 1 1 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
September 8 8 2 2 6 11 .182 9 .818 0 0 0-0
October 7 7 0 0 0 2 .000 1 .500 0 0 0-0
November 2 2 0 0 0 2 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0