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13   Melanie Kreusch
Melanie Kreusch

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Brussels, Belgium

High School:
Institut des Soeurs de Notre Dame

Height:
5-9

Position:
D/M


08/29/2014

UMass' Comeback Effort Falls Short In 3-2 Loss To Maryland

Nicole Miller scores twice, Sam Carlino makes 12 saves for the Minutewomen

Photo Gallery: Melanie Kreusch

PRONUNCIATION: kursch

2014 - Freshman: Game-by-Game Statistics ... Started in her first collegiate game when UMass opened its 2014 slate against No. 1 Maryland (8/29) at the Nook in Lancaster, Pa.

Before UMass: Started competing in field hockey at age five at Baudouin as part of a boys team ... Won the Lille International Tournament as part of Baudouin Mixed Team in 2007 ... Member of the Flanders Provincial Team from 2008-10 as the squad placed second in 2009 and earned the league championship in 2010 ... Member of the U15 Belgium National Team from 2010-11 and the U18 squad in 2012-13 ... Took second at the European U16 Tournament in Valencia in 2012 ... Played midfield for La Rasante in Belgium's Lady's Honors Division.

Personal: Daughter of Jean Kreusch and Teresa Nehra ... Has one brother, Mathieu.

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