A supersonic start to the season earned Bullitt East soccer player Christian Foster the fall’s first Courier-Journal Metro Louisville Athlete of the Week Award presented by Norton Sports Health.
The Chargers standout scored 18 goals over three games to help her team to a 3-0 start.
Other nominees included Butler football’s Frank Bentley, Waggener football’s Jairus Brents and Sacred Heart’s Paige Hammons.
The Metro Louisville and Southern Indiana Athlete of the Week Awards are part of The Courier-Journal Sports Awards program presented by Norton Sports Health. Each week’s winners will be invited, along with a guest, to this summer’s Courier-Journal Sports Awards Ceremony. Stay tuned to courier-journal.com/SportsAwards for more details on the event, guest speaker and invitees.
For more information on how to nominate athletes and vote for Athlete of the Week, visit this FAQ. Four new nominees will be announced each Tuesday.