Posted On: 03/13/19 11:50 AM
Volleyball coaches around the state had to wipe their eyes when they first got a look at Natalie Foster.
Deciding to give a try to the sport in sixth grade after moving from the Chicago area, Foster stood 6-foot-2 and had a wealth of potential.
“She walked into the gym about 6’2” and she was all arms and legs,” FaR Out Assistant Club Director Cam Rowland said when he first saw Foster. “She was not good and she was wearing basketball shorts all the time. So, the first goal was to get her dressed for volleyball. But, you knew that she certainly had size that you can’t teach, so it just became a matter of developing her athletic skill at the sport.”
Years later, the now 6-foot-5 Foster finds herself as