In this article, we will tell you more about student-athlete Julia Ligtvoet. Furthermore, at the bottom of this article, you will find the video in which Julia shares more about herself.

Sports: Soccer

Entry semester: Fall 2024

Julia Ligtvoet is 17 years old and lives in Utrecht. She is a true football enthusiast, as she started asking her father to play football with her from the moment she could walk. When Julia was six years old, she finally joined her first club. Initially, she played with boys, but she quickly discovered that she enjoyed playing with girls more.

In her daily life, Julia is a social person who enjoys spending time with her friends. Furthermore, she is highly motivated and strives to excel in everything she does, including her academic performance at school. On the field, Julia is a skillful player who always gives her best to win the game together with her team.

During her time in America, Julia aims to become the best football player she can be. Additionally, she hopes to earn her diploma to pursue a career that aligns well with her interests. While Julia dreams of traveling extensively in the future, her current focus is entirely on her studies and sports in America. Her team holds great importance to Julia, and she will always give her all for her team. Even if she can’t play herself, she will consistently support and motivate her teammates.

‘’I love to win every game and give it my all.’’

Julia Ligtvoet

Would you like to see more of Julia? Watch the video below in which she introduces herself.