SignUp
Women's Ice Hockey MM
Zoe Foster recorded one goal and one assist against NDSU
Foster named Big Sky Player of the Week
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Sunday 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.

Through These Doors - 406 - The Highlight Reel
After a weekend split against Miami, the University of North Dakota men's hockey team gets ready for a series at St. Cloud State, Junior Drake Caggiula and senior Michael Parks divulge their... MORE
Update on condition of Lisa Marvin
University of North Dakota women's hockey student-athlete Lisa Marvin remains at Alrtu Hospital in Grand Forks following injuries she suffered during a car accident on Monday, Nov. 17. MORE
Game Notes: UND hits the road to take on the Jacks
After a home-opening win over Mayville State, UND returns to the road to play long-time rival South Dakota State Friday at Frost Arena. MORE
NAU win, UNC preview on this week's Sports Extra
Head football coach Bubba Schweigert recaps UND's upset win over No. 22 Northern Arizona on Saturday, highlighting all the plays including Jer Garman's big day. MORE
Idalski previews weekend on Insider Weekly
Head women's hockey coach Brian Idalski joined the UND Insider Weekly panel this week to preview the upcoming series against Ohio State. MORE

advertisement