The Redbirds equaled the program-record with 14 wins, and became the first team in MVC history to advance in the NCAA Tournament.
The Redbirds and 11th-ranked Wolverines will square off at 7 p.m., EST/6 p.m., CST in Ann Arbor
The weekly honor is the second this season for ISU's goalkeeper.
Kyla Cross, Allie Newsom, Aryn Newsom, Anna Stinson and Rachel Tejada earned recognition for their academic and athletic success.
ISU moved past Louisville on PKs, 4-3, with Dagny Olson scoring the game-winner
Illinois State's historic season ended with a 3-0 loss at third-seeded and 11th-ranked Michigan, Friday in Ann Arbor.
ISU became the first MVC team to advance to the second round of the NCAA Tournament, moving past UofL in PKs.
The Redbirds clinched their third-straight MVC Tournament title with a 5-0 win against Indiana State.
Three ISU soccer players earned individual awards, while nine were named All-Valley, at the annual MVC Awards Banquet.
The Redbirds clinched the MVC regular-season title outright with a 3-0 win over the Bulldogs.
2012: Missouri Valley Conference Goalkeeper of the Week (Aug. 21)...MVC Scholar-Athlete Team honorable mention...made 17 appearances in goal, 16 of them starts...recorded 10 victories, while tallying a 1.37 goals against average, .755 save percentage three shutouts and a partial shutout...stopped career-high 10 shots in 1-1 draw against No. 19 Illinois (Aug. 19)...stopped five shots in a shutout win at Northern Illinois (Aug. 31)...also recorded shutouts at Toledo (Sept. 16) and against Missouri State (Oct. 21)...came on in second half to earn partial shutout against Loyola Chicago (Oct. 3)...made eight saves in back-to-back wins against Drake (Oct. 25) and Creighton (Nov. 2)...named to the MVC All-Tournament Team.
2011: Missouri Valley Conference All-Freshman Team selection...appeared in 17 games with 16 starts in goal...MVC Defensive Player of the Week (Sept. 20)...finished the season with 11 victories in goal, which ranks third on the single-season wins list...recorded four shutouts and posted a 1.15 goals against average with 68 saves and a .791 save percentage...earned her first-career shutout and made a career-high nine saves in a 3-0 victory at Eastern Michigan (Sept. 16)...posted back-to-back shutouts in the MVC Tournament (Nov. 4, Nov. 6).
2010:Redshirted the 2010 season after serving as the backup goalkeeper.
Manteno/Eclipse Select: Four-year starter and two-time captain at Manteno ... led team to IHSA Class IA State Championship in senior season ... she was all-conference and all-area (2007, 2008, 2009) and all-sectionals (2008, 2009) ... team was Interstate 8 Conference Champions (2007, 2008, 2009) ... named team co-MVP with her sister, Allie (2007, 2008, 2009) ... member of Chicago Magic soccer club (1998-2009) ... member of Eclipse Select soccer club (2009, 2010) ... Chicago Magic was US Club National Champions (2005) ... Illinois State Cup semi-finalists (2006) ... Super Y-League National Champions (2008) ... US Club Region D Champions (2004, 2005) ... also played on Manteno's volleyball and basketball team ... ranked No. 4 in her class ... named to high honor roll every semester of high school ... member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Aryn Elizabeth Newsom ... born Sept. 18, 1991 ... daughter of Andy and Angie Newsom ... twin sister, Allie, also plays for Illinois State ... major: exercise science.