Omaha, Neb. -- Creighton women's soccer head coach Ross Paule delivered the sixth signee for the 2021 season, adding Hitomi Yamaue from the 2019 National Champion Tyler Junior College.
Yamaue (Okayama, Japan) joins Greta Betz (Cincinnati, Ohio), Taylor Daffer (Omaha, Neb.) Bailey Laplante (De Soto, Kan.), Hailey Rothwell (Madison, Wis.) and Kennedy Ruark (Overland Park, Kan.) as the Bluejays' 2021 signing class.
A defender for the Apaches, Yamaue appeared in 23 matches with 22 starts. She collected one goal and three assists during the season. As part of the national championship defense, Yamaue and her teammates allowed two goals just twice, posting 12 shutouts.