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

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Offensive: Catarina Macario, JR, Stanford (San Diego, Calif.)
2 G, 4 PTS, 1 GWG, 8 shots
• Netted two goals to take down No. 6 Penn State in front of the second-largest crown in Penn State history (5,230). 
• Helped the Cardinal start the season 2-0 and defeat two ranked teams this weekend: No. 6 Penn State (2-1) and No. 11 West Virginia (3-1).
• Earned her third player of the week honor.

Defensive: Brianna Alger, JR, Washington State (Monument, Colo.)
2 A, 2 PTS, 1 SOG
• Assisted on both of the first half goals for WSU including the game-winner against Seattle (4-0).
• First-career start at left back after having been a forward her entire career, doubling her career assists (4) in the first 20 minutes of the new season.
• Helped lead the Cougars to the shutout of Seattle allowing just three shots in the game despite playing on the road.
• First-career defensive player of the week honor. 

Goalkeeper: Teagan Micah, SR, UCLA (Redcliffe, Austrailia)
2GP, 2 SO, 2 SVS, 0 GA
• Grabbed her 200th career save in the 3-0 win over Iowa State, becoming just the fourth Bruin goalkeeper to record 200 or more saves.
• Recorded one save against Iowa State and one save against Long Beach state to help record the second shutout of the weekned (1-0).
• Competed in 180 minutes of match play this weekened while keeping a clean sheet. 
• Earned her seventh player of the week honor.

ALSO NOMINATED:
Offensive: Nicole Douglas, ASU; Luca Deza, CAL; Taylor Kornieck, COLO; Jordon Wormdahl, ORE; McKenzie Weinhert, OSU; Mia Fishel, UCLA; Elyse Bennett, WSU
Defensive: Emily Smith, CAL; Kelsey Aaknes, COLO; Sydney Studer, OSU; Sam Hiatt, STAN; Karina Rodriguez, UCLA
Goalkeeper: Jalen Tompkins, COLO; Lauren Rood; STAN; Dani Hansen, WASH; Ella Dederick, WSU

PAC-12 WOMEN'S SOCCER PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

Date Offensive Defensive Goalkeeper
Aug. 27 Caterina Macario, STAN Brianna Alger, WSU Teagan Micah, UCLA

 

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