sport

Soccer

Position

Defender

Team

Houston Dash

league

NWSL

Bio: Raised in Naperville, Illinois, Oyster attended Neuqua Valley High School where she led the team to a 24-0 record and a first place national ranking. Oyster was a four-time All-State Selection, Gatorade Illinois Player of the Year, and was ranked as the 21st top recruit in the country. After high school, Oyster attended UCLA where she helped the Bruins to win the NCAA College Cup for the first time in program history.

In the 2015 NWSL College Draft, Oyster was selected as the 13th overall pick by the Washington Spirit. Oyster because the first player in Spirit history to play every minute of a single season. In 2016, Oyster was acquired by the Boston Breakers and, in 2018, she was selected by Reign FC in the Breakers Dispersal Draft. Oyster was traded to the Houston Dash in February of 2020. Beyond the NWSL, Oyster has played in the W-League on loan to the Newcastle Jets. She has also represented the United States at the under-16, under-18 and under-20 levels. She received her first call up to the USWNT in 2017.

Career Stats:

  • Games Played: 89

  • Goals: 2

2019 Season Stats:

  • Games Played: 20

  • Goals: 0

  • Clearances: 82

  • Blocks: 12

  • Interceptions: 36