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

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Offensive: Catarina Macario, JR, F, Stanford (San Diego, Calif.)
3 G, 2 Assists, 8 Pts.
• Helped No. 2 Stanford to an undefeated week topping both No. 14 Washington State (5-0) and Washington (4-0). The Cardinal is now 4-0-0 against ranked opponents.
• Netted a pair of goals against the Huskies, marking her sixth-multi-goal match of the season.
• Notched eight points with her three goals and two assists last week bringing her season-point total to national-best 35 points.
• Leads the Conference in goals (15), assists (9), and points (23).
• Earns her second-consecutive and fifth-career offensive player of the week award, Stanford’s 73rd all-time.

Defensive: Kaylin Martin, FR, D, USC (Aliso Viejo, Calif.)
1 G, 1 Assist, 3 Pts.
• Helped the No. 5 USC take down both Arizona State (2-1) and Arizona (1-0).
• Scored her first-career goal with the game-winning tally in the final minute against Arizona State to secure the victory.
• Notched her first-career assist at Arizona to help Tara McKeown put in the game winner against the Wildcats.
• Led a defensive line that would force Arizona to record its first home-shutout loss of the season.
• First-career player of the week honor for Martin, and with Anna Smith’s goalkeeper of the week honor, USC’s 48th all-time.

Goalkeeper: Anna Smith, SR, GK, USC (Sammamish, Wash.)
180 MIN, 1 SHO, 5 SV, .833 Pct.
• Helped the fifth-ranked Trojans go 2-0 on the road defeating Arizona State (2-1) and Arizona (1-0).
• Recorded five saves last weekend including a penalty kick with 21 seconds left in the game to preserve the win over the Sun Devils.
• Notched four saves against the Wildcats, shutting out Arizona on their home pitch for the first time this season.
• Collects her second-career goalkeeper of the week honor, and with Kaylin Martin’s defensive award, USC’s 48th all-time.

ALSO NOMINATED:
Offensive: Marleen Schimmer, ASU; Taylor Kornieck, COLO; Toni Malone, OSU; Viviana Villacorta, UCLA; Tara McKeown, USC.
Defensive: Sydney Studer, OSU; Kiara Pickett, STAN; Karina Rodriguez, UCLA; Emali Mackinnon, UTAH.
Goalkeeper: Bridgette Skiba, OSU; Lauren Rood, STAN; Lauren Brzykcy, UCLA.

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
Oct. 7 Catarina Macario, STAN Kaylin Martin, USC Anna Smith, USC
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