Samantha  Foti

Samantha Foti


Madison, Wis.

High School:


Outside Hitter

FRESHMAN (2014): Played in 13 matches, totaling 26 sets… recorded nine kills, 18 digs and four service aces… also added three assists and one block… played in her first career match on Sept. 6 versus Illinois State… made her first career start on Nov. 8 against Georgetown.

HIGH SCHOOL: Was a six-rotation outside hitter at Edgewood HS... set the school's single-season record for kills with 465 in 2013... also set the single-season school record for k/s average with 4.7 k/s... led the team in digs as a senior with 371... helped her team to three state volleyball tournaments... earned all-state tournament team honors twice... also earned third team all-state honors as a senior in addition to second team all-region honors and first team all-conference honors... also played basketball, helping her team to a 35-14 mark over her junior and senior seasons... earned first team all-conference honors in basketball twice... was a member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Tom and Brenda (Schultz) Foti... father played basketball at North Dakota State from 1987-91... mother played volleyball at North Dakota State from 1988-90 and was a three-time All-American (was inducted into the NDSU Hall of Fame in 2009)... grandfather John Schultz played basketball at Minnesota State Mankato from 1957-61, finishing third on the school's all-time scoring list (1,720), while earning All-American honors in 1960-61... uncle Steve Schultz played football at South Dakota State from 1985-88... majoring in life sciences.

2014 Game-by-Game Statistics