Goalkeeper Aryn Newsom and the ISU defense combined to post their third clean sheet of the season.
Her award is the sixth this season for the Redbirds, and second-straight Defensive Player of the Week honor.
The Redbirds and Sycamores will kickoff at 6 p.m., CT.
The Redbirds and Mastodons will square off at 4 p.m., Friday.
The Redbirds will conclude their four-game homestand against Milwaukee, Friday, before playing their final non-conference road match at Kansas, Sunday.
Illinois State's historic season ended with a 3-0 loss at third-seeded and 11th-ranked Michigan, Friday in Ann Arbor.
Illinois State women's soccer team takes on Missouri State on Sunday October 21, 2012
"Kick for a Cure" Soccer vs. Loyola October 3, 2012
ISU soccer takes on Western Michigan. 9/2/12
09/02/12 Illinois State suffered its first loss of the season to Western Michigan 2-1
2012: All-Missouri Valley Conference Freshman Team selection...made 19 appearances with 12 starts, including seven of the last eight matches...center back for a defense that surrendered just 1.30 goals per game and recorded five shutouts...fired her only shot on goal of the season against Loyola Chicago (Oct. 3).
Huntley/FC Premier: Four-year starter at Huntley for head coach Kris Grabner...earn all-area honorable mention as a senior...was named team captain and led the Huntley defense to six shutouts in 10 games and scored two goals with three assists before suffering an injury as a junior...led team to a regional championship and the Fox Valley championship...all-state selection as a sophomore, leading the Red Raiders to 11 shutouts, a regional title and a Fox Valley championship...named team's Defensive Player of the Year, all-conference, Northwest Herald First Team and Daily Herald First Team as a freshman.
Personal: Born September 18, 1992...daughter of David and Gail Williams...has a sister, Ashley, and two brothers, Dominic and Anthony...her father, David, played football at Miami University...safety major.