15 - Rymme van Dessel
Just the facts
Full name: Rymme van Dessel
Born: January 21, 1992
Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Parents: Thierry and Yolande van Dessel
Siblings: Twin sisters Marle (20) and Flore (20).
While with VCU
- Played and started in all 20 games her first season with the Rams.
- Finished the year with one assist.
Prior to VCU
- Led her team to second place finish at the U-16 National Championships in 2006.
- Clinched the U-16 National Indoor Championship in 2006.
- U-16 South of The Netherlands District Team selection.
- Was a pre-selection for the Dutch National U-18 team in 2008.
Getting to know Rymme van Dessel
- A member of Were Di Hockey Club.
- Her twin sisters Flore and Marle van Dessel are seniors on the VCU field hockey squad.
- In addition to Oisterwijk, Netherlands, she has also lived in The Haug and Palo Alto, Calif.
- Once worked as a receptionist at a nursing home.