SignUp
Zoe Foster recorded one goal and one assist against NDSU
Foster named Big Sky Player of the Week
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Saturday 09/17/2013 14:38:08 (ET)
by Ross LaDue, UND Media Relations
Send this article to a friend Print RSS Shop
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – University of North Dakota women’s soccer freshman forward Zoe Foster has been named the Big Sky Conference’s Offensive Player of the Week, the conference announced Tuesday.

Helping North Dakota pick up its first win of the season, Foster scored the game-winning goal against in-state rival North Dakota State on Wednesday, Sept. 11. The goal secured a 4-2 win over the Bison, snapping a 17-game winless streak for UND. She also helped on the opening goal of the game, assisting on sophomore Caitlin Dahl’s first collegiate goal in the 11th minute.

Foster finished the game against NDSU with three shots on goal and currently leads North Dakota with five points off of two goals and one assist. In Sunday’s 3-1 loss to Boise State, Foster started in her sixth game of the season playing a total of 76 minutes.

The weekly honor is the first for the freshman and is the first for North Dakota since Megan Anderson was named the Big Sky Offensive Player of the Week on Aug. 28, 2012.

Portland State's goalkeeper Caitlin Plese was named the Defensive Player of the Week.

North Dakota returns to the pitch on Friday, hosting South Dakota at 3 p.m.

UND Insider Weekly - 201
This week on UND Insider Weekly: The panel discusses NDSU and UND renewing their football rivalry and their upcoming first game this season against San Jose State, as well as Soccer and... MORE
Road Warriors: UND heads to Chicago and Green Bay
The University of North Dakota soccer team hits the road this weekend for a pair of non-conference games. UND will travel to Chicago to take on Chicago State on Friday, Aug. 29, and concludes its... MORE
Scrimmage serves as final prep for season debut
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- Fans got their first chance to see the 2014 edition of the University of North Dakota volleyball team. Several performances stood out on the final last real tuneup before the... MORE
My Story: R.J. McGill
R.J. McGill knew one thing when he took a winter recruiting trip to the University of North Dakota. It was cold. MORE
Big Sky unveils preseason polls as opener nears
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Northern Arizona University was named the preseason favorite by a vote of coaches in both the men's and women's 2014 Big Sky Conference Cross Country Preseason Polls released... MORE

advertisement