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

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Offensive: Catarina Macario, JR, F, Stanford (San Diego, Calif.)
2 G, 1 Assist, 9 Shots
• Helped No. 2 Stanford defeat No. 3 USC (3-2) to start Conference play undefeated.
• Netted a pair of goals and recorded an assist including the game winner that secured the victory over the Trojans.
• Posted her fifth multi-goal match of the season and leads the league in goals (12), assists (7), and points (7).
• Leads the country in game-winning goals (5), goals per game (1.33), points (31) and points per game (3.44).
• Earned her second offensive player of the week honor this season, fourth of her career and Stanford’s 72nd all-time.

Defensive: Emily Smith, JR, D, California (Los Gatos, Calif.)
1 GP
• Led a California defense that help upset No. 7 UCLA (2-1) on the road, earning its first win over the Bruins since 2015 and its first road win over a top-10 opponent since 2016.
• Turned away 16 of UCLA’s shot attempts and corners conceding the only goal on a penalty kick in the 11th minute.
• Earns her third weekly award this season, the first player to earn three defensive player of the week honors in one season, and California’s 48th all-time weekly award.

Goalkeeper: Jalen Tompkins, SR, GK, Colorado (Phoenix, Ariz.)
106 MIN, 4 SV, .800 Pct.
• Helped the No. 24 Buffs go 1-0 in Conference play defeating Arizona (2-1) in their first overtime win this season.
• Made four saves with the Wildcats scoring only once on an own goal.
• Collects her seventh-career player of the week award, and Colorado’s 22nd all-time.

ALSO NOMINATED:
Offensive: Kailee Gifford, CAL; Taylor Kornieck, COLO; Marley Canales, UCLA; Summer Yates, WASH; Morgan Weaver, WSU.
Defensive: Kayleigh Webb, COLO; Karina Rodriguez, UCLA.
Goalkeeper: Hope Hisey, ARIZ; Angelina Anderson, CAL; Teagan Micah, UCLA; Ella Dederick, WSU.

Date Offensive Defensive Goalkeeper
Aug. 27 Catarina Macario, STAN Brianna Alger, WSU Teagan Micah, UCLA
Sept. 3 Tara McKeown, USC Delanie Sheehan, UCLA Teagan Micah, UCLA
Sept. 10 Averie Collins, WSU Emily Smith, CAL Anna Smith, USC
Sept. 17 Brianna McReynolds, OSU Emily Smith, CAL Angelina Anderson, CAL
Sept. 24 Taylor Kornieck, COLO Brianna Alger, WSU Carly Nelson, UTAH
Oct. 1 Catarina Macario, STAN Emily Smith, CAL Jalen Tompkins, COLO
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