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Rylee Foster

#25 Rylee Foster

GK | So. | 5-9 | Cambridge, Ontario | Glenview Park Secondary

• Two-year member of the Canadian U-20 Women’s National Team
• Played for Canada at the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup 

2016-17 Freshman

• NSCAA All-Central Region Second Team
• NCAA College Cup All-Tournament Team
• All-Big 12 Second Team
• All-Big 12 Freshman Team
• Started 17 matches in goal and logged 1,509:56 minutes
• Allowed seven goals all year and finished with a 0.42 goals-against average (GAA), the top season mark in program history
• GAA mark ranked No. 1 in the Big 12, No. 7 nationally
• Recorded eight clean sheets and made 36 saves for a .837 save percentage
• Shutout total was third-best in Big 12 and ranked No. 41 in NCAA
• WVU denied all eight Big 12 opponents a goal and became the first team in conference history to post a shutout in league season
• In first collegiate match, made a season-high nine saves in 1-1 (2OT) draw at No. 2 Penn State (Aug. 19)
• First career shutout came in 1-0 victory vs. No. 8 Clemson (Aug. 26)
• Returned from 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup to make five saves in 1-0 win vs. No. 5 Duke in NCAA Tournament Quarterfinals (Nov. 26)
• Big 12 Freshman of the Week (Oct. 10)
• TDS.com Top Freshmen Midseason No. 25

High School

• Made Canadian Youth Program debut in 2013 at age 15 and has started 10 matches and played 841 minutes, earning five clean sheets and allowing just four goals
• As a member of the Canadian U-20 Women’s National Team, won Silver medal at the 2015 CONCACAF Women’s U-20 Championship Honduras alongside Mountaineer teammate Bianca St. Georges
• Also played alongside Mountaineers Kadeisha Buchanan, Ashley Lawrence and Amandine Pierre-Louis at the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Canada
• Previously was a two-year member of the Canadian Women’s National U-17 Team and competed at the 2014 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica with St. Georges and Easther Mayi Kith
• Also won the Silver medal at the 2013 CONCACAF Women’s U-17 Championship Jamaica and earned the Golden Glove Award, as well as a spot on the Best XI Team
• Ran track for Glenview Park Secondary and was named the Junior Track Athlete of the Year 

Personal

• Daughter of Dave and Kim Foster
• Has two sisters
• Birthday is August 13
• Majoring in sport management
• Dean’s List
• Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
• Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
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Six Tabbed Preseason All-Big 12

By Shannon McNamara | August 09, 2017

A conference-record six players from the top-ranked West Virginia University women’s soccer team were named to the Preseason All-Big 12 Soccer Team today.

Foster Named to Canadian U-20 Roster

By Shannon McNamara | June 22, 2017

Rising West Virginia University sophomore goalkeeper Rylee Foster was named to Canada Soccer’s U-20 Women’s National Team today and will compete at the Australian Three Nations Tournament, July 6-8, in Canberra, Australia.

Foster Earns Big 12 Honor

By Shannon McNamara | October 11, 2016

West Virginia University women’s soccer goalkeeper Rylee Foster has been named the Big 12 Freshman of the Week.