Pac-12 announces women's soccer players of the week
Offensive: Morgan Weaver, JR, WSU (University Place, Wash.)
3 G, 1 GWG, 7 SH
• Notched her second-career hat trick in a 3-1 win over Washington to extend WSU’s unbeaten streak against the Huskies to 15 games.
• Weaver’s game-winning goal was the 10th of her career, third most all-time in program history.
• Finished the regular season ranked second in the Conference with 12 goals and first in shots with 91.
• Earns her second-straight weekly honor and third of her career. Marks the 26th all-time weekly honor for the Cougars.
Defensive: Kaiya McCullough, JR, UCLA (Mission Viejo, Calif.)
1 GP, 105 Min.
• Made several key defensive stops in UCLA’s double-overtime 3-2 win over No. 2 USC to notch the Bruins’ ninth-straight victory.
• Stopped an attack from Pac-12 goals leader USC’s Penelope Hocking in the 47th minute that would have given the Trojans a two goal lead.
• Led a backfield that defeated a Trojan squad that is ranked second in the nation in goals per game, sixth in shots per game and sixth in points per game.
• Earns her third-career weekly honor and second of the season. Marks the 78th all-time weekly honor for the Bruins.
Goalkeeper: Carly Nelson, JR, UTAH (Lindon, Utah)
10 SVS, 1 SO
• Made 10 saves in a 1-0 victory over No. 21 Colorado to earn the Utes’ first true road win over a top 25 team since 2007.
• Notched her eighth shutout of the season, just one shy of setting Utah’s single-season record.
• The Pac-12 saves leader. led a Utes team in the net that finished fourth in the Pac-12 a year after finishing winless in league play.
• Earns her third-career weekly honor and second of the season. Marks the 15th all-time weekly honor for the Utes.
ALSO NOMINATED THIS WEEK:
Offensive: Marissa Everett, ORE; Sydney Studer, OSU; Jordan DiBasi, STAN; Jessie Fleming, UCLA.
Defensive: Morgan McGarry, ARIZ; Kayleigh Webb, COLO; Jazmin Jackmon, ORE; Emery Wallerich, OSU; Alana Cook, STAN; Hailey Stodden, UTAH.
Goalkeeper: Lainey Burdett, ARIZ; Jalen Tompkins, COLO; Halla Hinriksdottir, ORE; Bridgette Skiba, OSU; Alison Jahansouz, STAN; Teagan Micah, UCLA.