19 Dinah Landshut
19 Dinah Landshut
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hamburg, Germany
High School: Rudolf Steiner Schule
Position: M
Major: Economics

2010 (Junior): NFHCA National Academic Squad honoree for the third time … Academic All-Ivy League ... First team All-Mideast Region ... Unanimous first team All-Ivy League ... Started all 17 games ... Led team in assists with 15 ... Second on team in points with 19 ... Scored two goals.

2009 (Sophomore): Second team NFHCA All-Mideast Region … Second team All-Ivy League … NFHCA National Academic Squad honoree … Tied for sixth in Ivy League, and second on team, with eight assists … Sixth in Ivy League with 59 shots … Fourth on team with 16 points, including four goals … Scored goal vs. Brown Nov. 7 that was assisted by Ashley McCauley ’10, giving McCauley a tie for the Yale career points lead … Assisted on goal by McCauley vs. Brown Nov. 7 that gave McCauley Yale record for points in a career with 100 … Extended streak of consecutive starts to 34 … Earned Major Y.

2008 (Freshman): NFHCA National Academic Squad honoree … Tied for ninth in Ivy League, and second on team, with five assists …  Second on team with six goals and 17 points … Made debut Sept. 7 at Providence… Scored first career goal against UConn Sept. 10 … Scored goals in three straight games Oct. 26 to Nov. 2 … Earned Major Y.

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.

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 former Yale women’s ice hockey forward Denise Soesilo … Hobbies include horseback riding, cinema and theater … Member of Pierson College.

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.