Iris

Achterhof

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Forward
Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Groningen, Netherlands
High School: CSG Augustinus
Major: Business Analytics and Finance

Bio

2017: During Achterhof’s junior season, she was named to the All-Conference USA Third Team, as she led the team in points with 17 and tied the team-high for assists with seven (third most in Conference USA), as well as goals with five... Also named to the United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division I All-South Region Team… Garnered the team’s Offensive Player of the Year Award… Her two goals in the regular season finale against defending C-USA champions, Charlotte, sealed the deal for Old Dominion’s best season since 2008 and best ever finish in the league... The Netherlands-native also scored her third goal in as many halves in the C-USA Tournament Quarterfinals against LA Tech… Appeared in 16 matches… Named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll after turning in a 4.0 GPA in the fall.

2016: All-Conference USA Third Team honoree… For the second straight season, led team in points (11) and goals (4)… Also led team in assists (3), game-winning goals (3), shots (38) and shots on goals (19)… Started all 19 contests… Recorded a goal and an assist in ODU's win over ECU… Also scored a goal against Wake Forest, FAU and WKU… Dished out an assist against UTSA and Southern Miss… Received a C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medal for achieving a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better… Conference USA Honor Roll recipient.

2015: C-USA Freshman of the Year and was named to the C-USA All-Conference Second Team… Was the VaSID Rookie of the Year and was a VaSID All-State Second Team honoree… Named to the C-USA Women's Soccer Championship All-Tournament Team… Led the Lady Monarchs with 21 points and eight goals as a freshman… Racked up five assists and scored three-game winners in 21 games started… Had a game-high six points and three goals against George Mason (9/18)… Recorded a game-high two assists vs. UAB (10/13)… Earned C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medal.

Club Soccer: Played club soccer with SC Heerenveen... Was a member of the U15-U17 Holland National Team.

High School: Attended CSG Augustinus.

Personal / Additional: Daughter of Hendrik Achterhof and Digna Heemstra… Has one brother, Thom. 

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