Pac-12 announces Women’s Lacrosse Weekly Honors
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Ali Baiocco, So., A, Stanford (Harding, N.J.)
2 GP, 9 g, 5 ast, 14 pts, 15 sh (.867), 3 gb
• Finished with nine goals, five assists and 14 points in Stanford’s weekend sweep of No. 22 Colorado (13-12) and Oregon (18-12).
• Led all scorers with four goals and assisted on the go-ahead goal with under five remaining to force extra time in the Cardinal’s come-back overtime victory at Colorado on Friday.
• Tallied career-high eight points (five goals, three assists), scooped two ground balls and caused two turnovers against the Ducks.
• Perfect 5-for-5 on free positions with three ground balls, two caused turnovers and landed 13 shots on goal off 15 attempts.
• Third-career Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week honor for Stanford’s fourth all-time honor.
Also nominated: Mallory Martel, ASU; Samantha Nemirov, COLO.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Julia Massaro, Sr., D, Stanford (Purchase, N.Y.)
2 GP, 2 wins, 24 dc, 5 gb
• Collected 24 draw controls, and added five ground balls and a caused turnover in Stanford’s victories versus No. 22 Colorado (13-12) and Oregon (18-12) last week.
• Broke the program’s single-game record with 18 draw controls against Oregon, surpassing her own mark of 11 from last season.
• Third time a Stanford player has recorded double-digit draw controls in one game as the senior has accomplished the feat twice.
• Led Stanford with six draw controls and four ground balls in Friday's dramatic overtime victory at No. 22 Colorado.
• The management science and engineering major collects her third-career Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week honor for Stanford’s eighth defensive honor since the inaugural 2018 Pac-12 season.
Also nominated: Kylie Kroeger, ASU; Anna Collawn, COLO.
Oregon will host the 2019 Pac-12 Women’s Lacrosse Tournament at Papé Field from April 25-28, tickets: https://pac12.me/19WLAXTickets
2019 PAC-12 WOMEN'S LACROSSE PLAYERS OF THE WEEK