Pac-12 announces women's soccer players of the week

Offensive: Tatum Barton, JR, COLO (Littleton, Colo.)
2 G, 4 PTS, 1 GWG
• Notched her seventh and eighth goals of the season on Sunday in a 3-0 win over Michigan State, scoring twice in the first 11 minutes of play, and helped the Buffs to a 2-1 victory over Marquette. 
• Leading the nation with 1.14 goals per game, Barton has tallied a career-best eight goals and 17 points just four weeks into the season.
• Earns her second weekly honor of the season and second of her career. It is the 17th all-time weekly honor for the Buffs.

Defensive: Kelsey Aaknes, JR, COLO (Carlsbad, Calif.)
2 GP, 1 Asst
• Started both games on the road this weekend, helping Colorado defensively in a 2-1 comeback win over Marquette and a 3-0 shutout of Michigan State.
• Against Marquette, played all but four minutes and recorded an assist on the game-winning goal to complete the come-from-behind win.
• Helped secure the Buffs fifth shutout of the season, as the Buffs now rank 10th in the nation in goals against average (.277).
• Earns her first-career weekly honor and the 18th all-time weekly honor for Colorado.

Goalkeeper: Alison Jahansouz, SR, STAN (Huntington Beach, Calif.)
2 GP, 8 SVS, 2 GA
• Allowed only two goals and made eight saves in over 180 minutes of action in a 3-1 win over Notre Dame and a 2-1 victory over No. 2 North Carolina.
• Tied a career high with five saves in Sunday’s win over No. 2 UNC, extending No. 1 Stanford’s win-streak to 28 games, a program record and the longest winning streak in Division I women’s soccer since North Carolina won 31 games in a row in 2003.
• Earns her first-career weekly honor and the 67th all-time for the Cardinal.

ALSO NOMINATED THIS WEEK:

Offensive: Emily Knous, ARIZ; Miranda Nild, CAL; McKenzie Weinert, OSU; Catarina Macario, STAN; Ashley Sanchez, UCLA; Penelope Hocking, USC; Olivia Van der Jagt, WASH; Hailey Smith, WSU.
Defensive: Hallie Pearson, ARIZ; Sydney Studer, OSU; Alana Cook, STAN; Delanie Sheehan, UCLA; Ally Prisock, USC; Taylor Sekyra, WASH; Maegan O’Neill, WSU.
Goalkeeper: Lainey Burdett, ARIZ; Jalen Tompkins, COL; Bridgette Skiba, OSU; Lauren Brzykcy, UCLA; Kaylie Collins, USC.

PAC-12 WOMEN'S SOCCER PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

 

Offensive

Defensive

Goalkeeper

Aug. 21

Hailie Mace, UCLA

Maddy Haro, WSU

Siena Ruelas, WASH 

Aug. 28 Tatum Barton, COLO Mykiaa Minniss, WSU Teagan Micah, UCLA 
 
Sep. 4 Emma Eddy, ORE Sam Hiatt, STAN Kaylie Collins, USC
Sep. 11 Tatum Barton, COLO Kelsey Aaknes, COLO Alison Jahansouz, STAN
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