Pac-10 Women's Soccer Player of the Week (10/9/01)
Oct. 9, 2001
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- WASHINGTON senior midfielder Caroline Putz has been named the Pac-10 Women's Soccer Player of the Week for Oct. 2-8, Commissioner Tom Hansen announced today.
Putz, from Bountiful, Utah, helped lead the Huskies to a pair of nonconference wins over the weekend,scoring a game-winner and setting up three scores to tie the school career assist record. Putz scored the game-winning goal in Washington's 1-0 win over Montana Oct. 5, the seventh game-winner of her career. She is now tied for second among Husky career leaders in that category.
Putz notched three assists in the Huskies' 7-0 defeat of Eastern Washington Oct. 7. Her three-assist game increased her career total to 26, matching the school record that Theresa Wagner established last season. It marked only the sixth time in Husky history that a player has been credited with three assists in a game.
Putz leads Washington (6-2-1, 0-0-0) with 5 assists and 9 total points on the season.
This is the second weekly honor for Putz and Washington's ninth Player of the Week honor all-time.
ALSO NOMINATED: Laura Schott,, CAL, Stephanie Rigamat, UCLA.
2001 PAC-10 MEN'S SOCCER PLAYERS OF THE WEEK:
Sept. 4- Marcia Wallis, STAN, Sept. 11- Kristi Loroï¿½a, ARIZ, Sept. 18- none selected, Sept. 25- Kacy Hornor, CAL, Oct. 2-Stephanie Peel, ASU, Oct. 9- Caroline Putz, WASH.