Pac-10 Women's Soccer Player of Week
Oct. 8, 2002
USC senior forward Ali Fennell has been named Pac-10 Women's Soccer Player of the Week for Oct. 1-7, Commissioner Tom Hansen announced today.
Fennell, from Santa Ana, Calif., scored the game-winner in a 1-0 upset of No. 8 Santa Clara Oct. 6. She also scored on a penalty kick in a 2-2 tie against Loyola Marymount Oct. 4. With four points on the weekend, Fennell moved into a tie for fifth place on USC's all-time scoring list with 49 points. She has notched five goals in her last seven games to lead the team in goals (5) and points (10).
The Trojans (5-3-3 overall, 0-0-0 Pac-10), ranked 15th in this week's Soccer America poll, open Pac-10 play Friday and Sunday, hosting No. 2 Stanford and No. 5/No. 7 California, respectively.
This is the third Pac-10 Player of the Week honor for Fennell and USC's 14th such honor all-time.
ALSO NOMINATED: Carly Fuller, Sr F, CAL; Carlie Ashcraft, Fr MF, ORE; Brianna Monka, Fr F, OSU.
2002 PAC-10 WOMEN'S SOCCER PLAYERS OF THE WEEK:
Sept. 3- Marcie Ward, STAN; Sept. 10- Julie Peterson, USC; Sept. 17- Brittany Kirk, CAL; Sept. 24- Melissa Bennett, WASH; and Brittany Cooper, ASU; Oct. 1- Elizabeth Bogus, ASU; Oct. 1- Ali Fennell, USC.