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Pac-12 Women's Soccer Weekly Awards - Feb. 22, 2021

Feb 22, 2021

Offensive Player of the Week: Tara McKeown, Sr., USC (Newbury Park, Calif.)
1 game, 2 goals, 4 points

• Reigning Pac-12 Forward of the Year scored two goals in then-No. 14 USC’s 4-3 win over BYU in the Trojans’ season opener.
• Recorded seven total shots, including six shots on goal.
• The 2019 All-Pac-12 First Teamer put USC on the scoreboard first in the 11th minute; added a go-ahead penalty kick in the 70th minute. 

Defensive Player of the Week: Mykiaa Minniss, Jr., WASHINGTON STATE (Colorado Springs, Colo.)
1 goal scored, 0 goals allowed

• Led the No. 19 Cougars to their third straight win to start the season, a 3-0 win over Idaho. 
• Netted her lone shot on goal to give Washington State the lead, her second career game-winner.
• Cougars defense recorded its first shutout of the season, surrendering just five shots total and one on goal.

Goalkeeper of the Week: Dani Hansen, R-So., COLORADO (Broomfield, Colo.)
6 saves, 0 goals allowed

• Shut out Colorado’s opponent for the second time this season, a tightly-contested 1-0 win over Weber State.
• Totaled six saves against the Wildcats’ attack, including one in the 66th minute against a point-blank opportunity for Weber State.
• Has played 187 minutes without surrendering a goal this season, splitting time with Megan Short in net. 

ALSO NOMINATED: 

Offensive Player of the Week: Jada Talley, Arizona; Zoe Hasenauer, Oregon; Civana Kuhlmann, Stanford; Reilyn Turner, UCLA; Elyse Bennett, Washington State. 

Defensive Player of the Week: Iliana Hocking, Arizona; Hannah Sharts, Colorado; Mia Palmer, Oregon; Kiki Pickett, Stanford; Lucy Parker, UCLA, Mary Johnston, Washington. 

Goalkeeper of the Week: Hope Hisey, Arizona; Leah Freeman, Oregon; Katie Meyer, Stanford; Lauren Brzykcy, UCLA; Marissa Zucchetto, Washington State.

  Offensive Defensive Goalkeeper
Feb. 9 Nicole Douglas, Arizona State Lucy Parker, UCLA Lauren Brzykcy, UCLA
Feb. 15 Olivia Nguyen, Arizona State Hannah Sharts, Colorado Lauren Brzykcy, UCLA
Feb. 22 Tara McKeown, USC Mykiaa Minniss, Washington State Dani Hansen, Colorado