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23 Georgia Foltz
23 Georgia Foltz
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.-2L
Hometown: Escondido, Calif.
High School: Escondido
Position: D
Major: Hotel and Restaurant Management

Academic Notes: Majoring in hotel and restaurant management.

2010 (Junior): All-Big Sky Honorable Mention...Started all 19 games on defense...Attempted four shots, placing two on goal...Played every minute in 18 games...Third on the team with 1,729 minutes played...Anchored Lumberjack defense that broke school and Big Sky records with a six game shutout streak that lasted 569 minutes and two seconds and allowed just 16 goals in 19 games.

2009 (Sophomore): Appeared in all 21 games with 20 starts on defense...Had one assist for one point...Attempted four shots...Assist came in 4-0 win over Murray State...Played every minute in 18 games, including every minute of Big Sky regular season play, all Big Sky Championship games and NCAA Tournament game at No. 1 Stanford...Anchored Lumberjack defense that allowed only 35 goals in 21 games and recorded five shutouts.

2008 (Freshman): Appeared in 18 games…Assumed starting role on the backline midseason…Started 11 of final 13 games…Made six consecutive starts to close season…Took nine shots with three on goal…Started six of seven conference matches…Played all 90 minutes against Portland State and Weber State in Big Sky Championship tournament…Played every minute of opening round game against No. 2 Portland at Women’s College Cup.

High School: A 2008 graduate of Escondido High School…Two-sport four-year athlete in soccer and softball…Four-year starter and letterwinner under head soccer coach Hector Hernandez…Served as team captain for three seasons…Three-time first team Valley League selection…Team placed second in Valley League from 2005-07…Four-year starter and letterwinner under head softball coach Kari Weiler…Team captain for two seasons...Received the Marilyn Shriver award in recognition of leadership, integrity, and grit on and of the field.

Club: Played for Rancho Santa Fe Attack and went to semifinals in regionals in her last two seasons...Team finished fourth place in the Coast League in her last season.

Personal: Georgia Jean Foltz was born February 13, 1990 in Orange, Calif....Daughter of Steve and Gretchen Foltz…Has one younger sister, Shelby, who also plays for NAU…Considered Wyoming, Arizona, San Diego State, and Denver before signing with NAU.