Honors & Awards
- Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Spring 2017)
- Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2017)
Before Nebraska (TCU)
Faith Carter joined the Huskers after spending two seasons at Texas Christian University under Coach Eric Bell. In 2016, she made 21 appearances and helped the Horned Frogs to an NCAA Tournament appearance. Carter scored seven goals, the second-most on the team, and tallied two assists. As a freshman in 2015, Carter played in all 19 games, and made seven starts. She scored three goals and added two assists. On Sept. 8, she was named Big 12 Freshman of the Week after TCU defeated Maryland and Oral Roberts.
Carter played at Omaha Marian under Coach Ed Dudley, where she helped the team to a pair of state titles (2012, 2014) and a state runner-up finish in 2015. Over the span of her high school career, Carter scored 50 goals and was inducted into the Nebraska High School Black Sports Hall of Fame in 2015. She earned first-team all-state honors in 2014 after making the second team as a freshman and sophomore.
Carter played club soccer for Elite Girls Academy under Coach Marcus Kelcher.
Faith is the daughter of Randy and Georgia Carter, and was born on Sept. 2, 1997. She has one sister, Ashley, and two brothers, Randal and Jonathan. Ashley played for the Nebraska soccer team in 2003. Faith is majoring in global studies and earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the spring of 2017. She was a member of the 2017 Tom Osborne Citizenship Team.
Carter on Nebraska
“I’m so excited to become a Husker. I look forward to the opportunity to work with Coach Walker, his staff and my new teammates. I can’t wait to play in my home state.”