Femke is an outstanding student athlete who excels on and off the water with the Rowing team. She has received various awards and honors both for her academic and athletic achievements. She has received the Rutgers Sonny Werblin Award for becoming an honorable mention All-American in 2021, the Rutgers Junior Female Athlete of the Year Award in 2021, All-Big-Ten second team in 2021, and was named Big Ten Boat of the Week four times in 2019 and 2021. Femke has represented Rutgers in the First Varsity 8 for the past three years and becoming 10th in 2019 and 5th in 2021 at the NCAA Championships. During off-season Femke has been a competitor on the Dutch National Team.