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Jantine Steinmetz
Jantine Steinmetz

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Amstelveen, Netherlands

Last College:
Keizer Karel College

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
10/02/1988


2010: Saw action in 21 games, starting 19 ... Named a First-Team All-Big Ten recipient ... Led the team with 31 points with her 11 goals and nine assists ... Her nine assists ranks her tied with classmate Joelle van Ierland for a team high ... Tallied a team-high five game-winning goals ... Scored the game-winning goals on two occasions, a 1-0 victory over Iowa and a 3-2 victory against Northwestern (Oct. 31) ... Had two or more points in 10 games ... Averaged 3.48 shots and 1.48 points per game ... Scored twice in a game two separate times, once in a 4-3 victory at California and both goals in a 2-0 win over Indiana ... Connected on her penalty stroke opportunity at Michigan in a close 2-1 loss ... Scored a goal and assisted three times against Boston University in a 6-1 win, including the helper on Katherine Jamieson's game-winner

2009: A Second Team NFHCA West Region and All-Big Ten selection who competed in 21 games for the Spartans, starting 17 ... Finished the season with 24 points on 10 goals and four assists ... Recorded a goal in the NCAA quarterfinal against Virginia ... Recorded two assists in the NCAA first-round game against Delaware ... Assisted on Floor Rijpma's game-winning goal vs. Michigan ... Scored the game-winning overtime goal at Louisville after scoring the game-tying goal with under three minutes to play in regulation ... Scored game-winning goals against Northwestern, James Madison and Delaware ... Recorded a season-high two goals against Duke.


2008: Second Team All-West Region selection by the NFHCA and named Second Team All-Big Ten ... Appeared in 20 games, starting 13 ... Posted 20 points, including seven goals and six assists ... One of five Spartans to score 20 or more points ... Notched 51 shots on the season ... Tallied two game-winning goals against Indiana and Penn State ... Recorded a season-high four points in back-to-back games (vs. Indiana on Oct. 3, vs. Temple on Oct. 5) ... Scored the game-winning goal with 26 seconds remaining in regulation over Penn State on Oct. 31 ... Earned Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week and was named to Womensfieldhockey.com Weekly Honor Roll on Nov. 3 ... Tied for first in game-winning goals (2) and tied for eighth in goals (3) in Big Ten play ... Garnered Academic All-Big Ten accolades.

2007: Big Ten Freshman of the Year honors ... Saw action in 19 games on the year, and started six ... Led the Spartans in goals (15) and tied for eighth in the nation in goals per game (.79) ... Also recorded an assist on the year, tying her for third place on the team with 31 points ... Took home Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week honors twice this season ... Ranked 23rd nationally in points per game (1.63) ... tied for Rookie of the Year team honors.

Prior to MSU: A member of Hockey Club Amsterdam (AHBC) ... Finished runner-up at the 2007 Junior National Playoffs ... Finished second at the Junior National Playoffs in 2005 and 2006 ... Third-place finish at the National Championship in 2003 ... Finished second at the National Indoor Championships in 2005 and 2006 ... Also competed for the District team Noord Holland four years on the U-18 and U-16 teams ... Captured gold at the district championships in 2005 ... Selected as a member of the Dutch National U-18 squad in 2005.

Personal: Born Oct. 2, 1988 ... Daughter of Jeroen and Eveline Steinmetz ... Sister Frederiek is a member of Amsterdam's U-16 team ... Advertising major.

Jantine Steinmetz

CAREER STATISTICS
YEAR
GP/GS
SH
G
A
TP
DS
2007
19/6
46
15
1
31
0
2008
20/13
51
7
6
20
0
2009
21/17
57
10
4
24
0
2010
21/19
73
11
9
31
0
TOTALS
81/55
227
43
20
106
0