Van de Bovenkamp was ranked 19th among Di freshmen. The Hinsdale, Ill., native finished the season with a 55.9% save percentage and turned in an 8.50 goals against average in 14 games. Van de Bovenkamp, the highest-ranked goalie on the list, turned in a season-high 17 saves in his first career start, a contest against reigning national champion and then-No. 1 North Carolina.
The Paladins finished 2017 at 7-8, most wins in school history, and won a share of the Southern Conference regular season championship.