Pac-12 Women's Soccer Players of the Week

Offensive: Anja Koehler, R-SO, California (Oceanside, Calif.)
1 gwg, 2 pts
• Scored the game-winning goal and lone score in Cal's Pac-12 opener vs. Washington, 1-0.
• In her first start of the season, finished a cross with a volley at the back post in the 62nd minute to break the draw.
• Ended the Huskies’ shutout streak and is the first to score on the defense since Aug. 27, 2017.
• Earns first-career Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week nod and 43rd weekly award all-time for California.

Defensive: Kaiya McCullough, SO, UCLA (Mission Viejo, Calif.)
90 min
• Led a stellar UCLA defense to a 2-0 shutout victory at Colorado.
• Helped UCLA hold Colorado to just three shots in the match, allowing only one shot on goal.
• Played a full 90 minutes in the contest shutting down several 1v1 opportunities to secure the win.
• Collects first Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week award and 67th all-time weekly award for UCLA.

Goalkeeper: Carly Nelson, SO, Utah (Lindon, Utah)
1-0, 90 min, 10 saves, 0 gaa
• Earned a shutout in Utah’s Pac-12 opener against No.10 USC, coming up with a 0-0 tie.
• Made a career-high 10 saves in the contest to preserve the blank sheet.
• Stopped a Trojan penalty kick in the 88th minute for her second shutout of season.
• Earns first-career Pac-12 Goalkeeper of the Week nod and Utah’s 13th all-time weekly honor.

ALSO NOMINIATED
Offensive: Cali Crisler, ARIZ; Diana Santiago, OSU; Jaye Boissiere, STAN; Ashley Sanchez, UCLA; Morgan Weaver, WSU.
Defensive: Morgan McGarry, ARIZ; Indigo Gibson, CAL; Kathryn Baker, OSU; Dominique Randle, USC; Janie Kearl, UTAH; Tierna Davidson, STAN; Maddy Haro, WSU.
Goalkeeper: Lainey Burdett, ARIZ; Nikki Panas, ASU; Emily Boyd, CAL; Bella Geist, OSU; Alison Jahansouz, STAN; Teagan Micah, UCLA; Kaylie Collins, USC; Sarah Shimer, WASH; Ella Dederick, WSU.

2017 PAC-12 WOMEN'S SOCCER PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

  Offensive Defensive Goalkeeper
Aug. 22 Abi Kim, CAL Samantha Falasco, ARIZ Ella Dederick, WSU
Aug. 29 Hailie Mace, UCLA Joss Orejel, COLO Teagan Micah, UCLA
Sept. 5 Kyra Fawcett, ORE Maddy Haro, WASH Bella Geist, OSU
Sept. 11 Ashley Sanchez, UCLA Jessica Udovich, WASH Sarah Shimer, WASH
Sept.19 Emma Westin, CAL Indigo Gibson, CAL Emily Boyd, CAL
Sept. 26 Anja Koehler, CAL Kaiya McCullough, UCLA Carly Nelson, UTAH
 
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