CU (W) Volleyball BIO
7 Amanda Foje
Awards & Honors
2014-15    BIG EAST All-Academic Team
2014-15    Dean’s List

2014: Sophomore at Creighton
• Reserve defensive and serving specialist who played in 10 matches and 14 sets.
• Owned two digs vs. both Providence (Oct. 19) and DePaul (Oct. 26) for her only four digs of the season.
• Served 15 times, including seven times vs. Providence (Oct. 19).

2013: Freshman at Creighton
• True freshman who was used as a defensive specialist and to serve.
• Had first career kill on Sept. 14 vs. No. 11 UCLA.
• Produced first career ace vs. Cal State Northridge (Sept. 13).
• First career dig came in her collegiate debut vs. Northern Colorado (Sept. 6).
• Dished first career assist on Oct. 11 vs. DePaul.
• Played in three BIG EAST matches, with final appearance coming on Nov. 24 vs. Villanova.
• Second dig came against Seton Hall (Nov. 3).

Duchesne High School
• Named Honorable Mention All-State as a senior by the Omaha World-Herald and the Lincoln Journal Star.
• Averaged 9.0 assists per set as a senior for the Cardinals, which ranked fifth-best in Class B.
• Senior-year totals were 760 assists, 79 digs, 59 kills, 37 aces and nine blocks on .250 hitting.
• Team was ranked fifth in the state in Class B as a senior, finishing 22-9 and falling in the District finals.
• As a junior, tallied 664 assists, 85 digs and 44 aces.
• Was a combined 78-41 in four years on the varsity, making state for the first time in school history as a freshman.
• Served as a team captain as a junior and senior and was named First Team All-River Cities Conference both seasons.
• Voted most improved player in 2008 and 2011 for her club team, Nebraska Elite.
• High school coaches were Katie Luther and Katy Brown, while club coaches were Tony Carrow, Steve Bymers, Korrine Schuster, Nick Schuster and Angie Lantz.

More About Amanda
Nov. 17, 1994

Todd and Amy Foje

Nathan (22) and Emily (18)

Marketing & Entrepreneurship

Foj, Foje or Fudge

Dream Job
Professional volleyball player

Summer 2015 Jobs
Marketing internship at The Buckle and volleyball camps

Favorite Twitter Account To Follow

Favorite TV Show
Grey’s Anatomy

Favorite Class & Professor at Creighton
Macroeconomics with Jim Wingender

Favorite Road Trip With The Team
To Marquette for the BIG EAST Tournament

Funniest Teammate
Marysa Wilkinson
Position: Defensive Specialist
Height: 5'5"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
High School: Duchesne