Pac-12 announces women's soccer players of the week
Offensive: Marissa Everett, SR, ORE (Canyon Lake, Calif.)
3 G, 1 GWG, 6 PTS
• Led Oregon to a 2-1 win over Portland and a 2-0 victory over Idaho, contributing three goals on the weekend.
• Scored on a penalty kick in the 60th minute to tie the game and help defeat Portland for the first time in the modern era.
• Scored both first-half goals against Idaho, extending Oregon’s win streak to four heading into Conference play.
• Earns her first-career weekly honor and the 16th all-time weekly nod for the Ducks.
Defensive: Karina Rodriguez, SO, UCLA (Torrance, Calif.)
2 GP, 1 G
• Led UCLA to a pair of shutout victories over Loyola Marymount (3-0) and San Diego State (3-0), helping the defense hold its opponents to zero shots on goal for the weekend.
• Played a significant role in the backfield that allowed just one shot, taken in the final two minutes of the game, against San Diego State.
• Scored her first-career goal against SDSU after intercepting a pass and knocking in a goal from 10 yards out.
• Earns her first-career weekly honor and the 73rd all-time weekly nod for the Bruins.
Goalkeeper: Jalen Tompkins, JR, COLO (Phoenix, Ariz.)
2 GP, 6 SVS, 0 GA
• Notched six saves to help Colorado defeat Utah Valley, 3-0, and Denver, 2-1.
• The two weekend wins helped complete the Buffs’ first unbeaten record in non-conference play in program history.
• Boasts the second-best save percentage in the Pac-12 (.917), just behind her teammate Scout Watson who has a .938 save percentage. Tompkins’ and Watson’s combined effort in the net this season currently ranks fifth nationally in save percentage (.939).
• This is Tompkins’ sixth-career weekly honor and the 19th all-time weekly nod for the Buffs.
ALSO NOMINATED THIS WEEK:
Offensive: Jada Talley, ARIZ; Nicole Douglas, ASU; Paige Metayer, CAL; Jorian Baucom, COLO; McKenzie Weinert, OSU; Madison Haley, STAN; Hailie Mace, UCLA; Leah Pruitt, USC; Pascale Dumesnil, WASH; Mak Gomera-Stevens, WSU.
Defensive: Hallie Pearson, ARIZ; Madison Wolf, ASU; Kayleigh Webb, COLO; Hannah Taylor, ORE; Allison Pantuso, OSU; Alana Cook, STAN; Ally Prisock, USC; Laura Roberts, WASH; Maddy Haro, WSU.
Goalkeeper: Lainey Burdett, ARIZ; Sydney Day, ASU; Halla Hinriksdottir, ORE; Bridgette Skiba, OSU; Alison Jahansouz, STAN; Kaylie Collins, USC.
|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|
|Sep. 18||Marissa Everett, ORE||Karina Rodriguez, UCLA||Jalen Tompkins, COLO|