19 - Dinah Landshut
Dinah Landshut
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Hamburg, Germany
High School: Rudolf Steiner Schule
Position: M/F

Notes: First Yale field hockey player from outside North America since Roxanna Keen '87 of Argentina won minor Ys in 1983 and 1984 ... Older brother, Max, and older sister, Rebecca, have both played for German National Team ... Comes from same German city, Hamburg, as Yale women's ice hockey forward Denise Soesilo ... Hobbies include horseback riding, cinema and theater ... Member of Pierson College. Club Team: Played for der Club an der Alster ... Won German Championship in 2005 ... Second place at outdoor German Championship and won indoor European Cup in 2006 ... Captained Hamburg City State team in 2004 ... Second place in German Cup (outdoors) with Hamburg City State team in 2003, third place in 2004 ... Also was third place indoors in 2003 and 2004.

Why Yale? I chose Yale because it is the most amazing place and community I have ever been to. In addition, I find that the opportunities offered by Yale are highly attractive.
Favorite food: Tiramisu, licorice
Where I would like to travel: South Africa, Bahamas
I want to learn to: Surf
Most people don't know about me/hidden talent: That I kept thinking about this question for more than an hour!
Sports Hero: Dennis Rodman
I would like to spend a day with: Will Smith