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Pac-12 Announces Women’s Lacrosse Weekly Honors

Feb 18, 2019

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Miranda Stinson, Sr., S, Colorado (Manakin Sabot, Va.)
1 GP, 4 g, 2 ast, 6 pts, 10 sh, 4 gb, 3 dc
Recorded four goals in Colorado’s upset win over then-No. 14 Virginia Tech, 17-6, including three tallies in the first 10 minutes of the game to set the tone early.
• Played a complete game for the Buffs offensively and defensively, adding three draw controls, three ground balls and a pair of assists, collecting six points in the victory.  
​• Led the Buffs with three caused turnovers, including one where she picked off a pass and finished the fast break with a goal.
​• Picks up second-career Offensive Player of the Week honor and the Buffs’ seventh offensive nod since last season.

Also nominated: Kirsten Swanson, CAL; Shannon Williams, ORE.

DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Eliza Cahill, So., D, Colorado (The Woodlands, Texas)
1 GP, 8 dc, 3 gb

​•  In her second-career start, caused one turnover and picked up three ground balls in Colorado's upset road win over then-No. 14 Virginia Tech, 17-6.
​• Proved to be a spark on defense and a force around the draw circle, leading Colorado with eight draw controls.
​• Made an impact on transition as part of the Buffs' stout defense, clearing 14-of-18 attempts.
​• First-career Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week honor for CU’s fourth defensive nod. Marks the fourth time that Colorado has swept the league’s weekly honors (2018: Mar. 12, Apr. 9, Apr. 16 ).

Also nominated: Jenny Wilkens, CAL Rachel Hall, ORE.


  Offensive Player of the Week Defensive Player of the Week
Feb. 11 Shannon Williams, ORE Kaylon Buckner, ASU
Feb. 18 Miranda Stinson, COLO Eliza Cahill, COLO