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Pac-12 announces lacrosse players of the week

Feb 24, 2020

DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Riley Hertford, Jr., G, USC (Lake Oswego, Ore.)
2 GP, 22 saves, 2 wins

• Helped then-No. 13 USC extended its perfect record to 4-0 with two wins this weekend over then-No. 15 Boston College (18-9) on Friday and San Diego State (14-6) on Sunday.
• Over two games, posted 22 saves with a .595 save percentage, earning her 19th and 20th career victories, respectively.
• Posted double-digit saves in both games and added five ground balls with three against Boston College and two against SDSU.
​• Second time this season receiving weekly honor, including in back-to-back weeks. 

Also nominated: Berkeley Bonneau, ASU; Makayla Ward, CAL.

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Emily Concialdi, Sr., A, USC (Yorktown Heights, N.Y.)
2 GP, 6 g, 2 ast, 8 pts, 11 sh (.545), 8 sog (.727)

• Totaled eight points with six goals and two assists in then-No. 13 USC’s weekend wins over No. 15 Boston College and San Diego State.
• Logged ninth-career hat trick (second this season) with four goals against the Eagles. She tacked on seven ground balls and four caused turnovers.
• Her caused turnover, ground ball and goal sparked USC's run to beat Boston College.
• First time this season receiving weekly honor.

Also nominated: Kerri Clayton, ASU; Nikki Zaccaro, CAL; Charlie Rudy, COLO; Genesis Lucero, STAN.


  Defensive Player of the Week Offensive Player of the Week
Feb. 10 Julia Lisella, COLO Shonly Wallace, ORE
Feb. 17 Riley Hertford, USC Emily Glagolev, ASU
Feb. 24 Riley Hertford, USC Emily Concialdi, USC