Emily Kift Earns Big 10 Player of the Week Honors

University of Maryland goalie Emily Kift (Foothill, 2013) made the most of her first start of the season by lifting the no. 1 Terps past no. 16 Johns Hopkins on March 19.  Kift made a career high 10 saves and posted a .714 save percentage against the Blue Jays. She also picked up one ground ball.  Kift’s performance earned her Big 10 Player of the Week Honors.

Kift was a multi-sport athlete at Foothill who captained the lacrosse and soccer teams her senior year.  She was a three-time first team all-league and all-county pick and played on the Orange County National Tournament team in 2011 and 2012.