This week in Pac-12 women's soccer
• Pac-12 women’s soccer teams continue to dominate the non-conference slate, with seven unbeaten teams entering week three. CALIFORNIA leads the Pac-12 with four wins, followed by WASHINGTON and STANFORD with three. UCLA, USC and UTAH all hold 3-0-1 records, and WASHINGTON STATE is the final unbeaten team in the league with a 2-0-1 mark.
• Four league teams are ranked in this week’s NSCAA Top 25 polling, led by top-ranked UCLA. STANFORD moved up one spot to No. 4 and CALIFORNIA leapt nine spots to 12th overall. USC, which had been previously unranked, hopped up to No. 19 after their undefeated weekend, and WASHINGTON received votes.
• USC took home two weekly honors this week as Reilly Parker was voted Offensive Player of the Week and Caroline Stanley was named the Goalkeeper of the Week. UCLA’s Abby Dahlkemper received Defensive Player of the Week honors for the Bruins.
• Four Pac-12 women’s soccer players were named to the Senior CLASS Award watch list today. The award is given annually to a Division I senior that has notable achievements in four areas of excellence – community, classroom, character and competition. UCLA’s Abby Dahlkemper and Sarah Killion were named to the list as well as Stanford’s Alex Doll and Taylor Uhl.
• The Pac-12 once again boasts some of the best women’s soccer talent on the West Coast, as six players from the Conference were named to the MAC Hermann Trophy watch list. UCLA had a national-best four honorees on the list, while STANFORD had two.
• This season, Pac-12 women’s soccer will receive unprecedented coverage with 69 games set to be broadcast live on the Pac-12 Networks, including 27 non-conference games to begin the year. For more information, including a complete TV schedule, visit www.pac-12.com.
Thursday, September 4
UC Santa Barbara at #4 STANFORD, 7:30 p.m. PT (P12N)
Friday, September 5
WASHINGTON STATE vs. #11 Pepperdine (1), 4:30 p.m. HT
Kansas at COLORADO, 4:30 p.m. MT
Oklahoma State at ARIZONA STATE (2), 4 p.m. PT
#12 CALIFORNIA at St. Mary’s (Calif.), 4 p.m. PT
UC Riverside at #19 USC, 4 p.m. PT (P12N)
BYU at UTAH, 5 p.m. MT (P12N)
#15 Wisconsin at WASHINGTON, 6 p.m. PT (P12N)
ARIZONA vs. #6 Texas A&M (2), 6:30 p.m. PT
OREGON vs. Eastern Michigan (3), 7 p.m. PT
Cal State Fullerton at OREGON STATE (3), 7 p.m. PT
#1 UCLA at Hawai’i (1), 7 p.m. HT
Sunday, September 7
#6 Texas A&M at ARIZONA STATE (2), 11 a.m. PT
#1 UCLA vs. #11 Pepperdine (1), 2:30 p.m. HT
Detroit at COLORADO, 1 p.m. MT
OREGON vs. Cal State Fullerton (3), 1 p.m. PT
Eastern Michigan at OREGON STATE (3), 1 p.m. PT
#25 Notre Dame at #4 STANFORD, 1 p.m. PT (P12N)
ARIZONA vs. Oklahoma State (2), 1:30 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON STATE at Hawai’i (1), 5 p.m. HT
Dartmouth at WASHINGTON, 4 p.m. PT (P12N)
Cal Poly at #12 CALIFORNIA, 4 p.m. PT (P12N)
(1) Outrigger Resorts Soccer Classic, Honolulu, Hawai’i; (2) Sun Devil Desert Classic, Tempe, Ariz.; (3) Oregon State Tournament, Corvallis, Ore.
P12N indicates televised content on Pac-12 Networks.