Former SML standout Foss commits to Northeastern

Former St. Mary's of Lynn hockey goaltender Sarah Foss has committed to Northeastern, Boston Herald and ESPN Boston correspondent Bruce Lerch reported today via Twitter.

In her sophomore season with the Lady Spartans, Foss was named a ESPN Boston MIAA All-State first-teamer in 2011, posting a 0.55 goals against average. The North Reading native also turned in 11 shutouts in 16 starts during her second season before joining the Nation Sports Academy ( in Lake Placid, N.Y. last season.

"The St. Mary's family would like to congratulate Sarah on her commitment to Northeastern," Lady Spartans head coach Frank Pagliuca said. "She's worked really hard to achieve her goal of playing Division 1 hockey and Northeastern was one of the top teams in the nation last season. Sarah is a talented goalie and a great student. Northeastern is a perfect fit for her."