Cornejo Earns Pac-10 Player Of The Week Honor
Oct. 14, 2003
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - -
Freshman midfielder Carlos Cornejo has been named the Pacific-10 Conference's Player of the Week for men's soccer, the conference announced Tuesday.
Cornejo (pronounced Cor-NEE-oh) scored the winning goals in OSU's wins over Stanford and California last weekend. The scores were the first of his career.
Cornejo, from Torrance, Calif. (West Torrance HS), recorded his first career goal Friday in a 1-0 win over the Cardinal - OSU's first ever victory at Stanford. He scored the first goal in OSU's 2-0 win at California on Sunday.
The selection is the first of Cornejo's career and the seventh all-time Player of the Week from OSU. He is the second Beaver to be named Player of the Week this year; Alan Gordon was picked for the week of Sept. 16.
The Beavers host No. 7 Washington Sunday, Oct. 19 at 1 p.m.