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Pac-12 Women's Soccer Weekly Awards - March 8, 2021

Mar 8, 2021

Offensive Player of the Week: Mia Fishel, So., UCLA (San Diego, Calif.)
2 games, 2 goals, 1 assist, 5 points

  • Led UCLA to a pair of wins over the Oregon schools, assisting or scoring on four of the Bruins’ five goals. 
  • Posted a goal and an assist against the Ducks, both within a span of six minutes. 
  • Scored the first goal of the game against the Beavers and drew a penalty kick in overtime that led to the eventual game-winner. 
  • Leads the Bruins with nine points and tied for the team lead with four goals, including three in UCLA’s past three games. 

Defensive Player of the Week: Jacey Pederson, R-Sr., UCLA (Palo Alto, Calif.)
2 games, 2 starts, 179 minutes

  • Played the full 90 minutes in UCLA’s 3-0 win over Oregon, its third shutout of the season. 
  • Competed for 89 minutes in the Bruins’ 2-1 overtime win over Oregon State, helping limit the Beavers to just two shots on goal. 
  • Has started every game in 2021 after missing all of the 2019 season due to an ACL injury. 
  • First Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week award of her career. 

Goalkeeper of the Week: Olivia Sekany, R-Jr., WASHINGTON (Livermore, Calif.)
2 games, 2 starts, 9 saves

  • Recorded a career-high eight saves against Arizona State, the most by a Husky since October 2019 (Siena Ruelas). 
  • Executed her second shutout streak of 150+ minutes this year. 
  • Shutout Arizona in Washington’s 3-0 win, playing all 90 minutes. 
  • First career Pac-12 Goalkeeper of the Week honor. 


Offensive Player of the Week: Shanade Hopcroft, Colorado; Civana Kuhlmann, Stanford; Penelope Hocking, USC; Ruby Hellstrom, Washington. 

Defensive Player of the Week: Hannah Sharts, Colorado; Kaylin Martin; USC; Kaylene Pang, Washington. 

Goalkeeper of the Week: Dani Hansen, Colorado; Lauren Brzykcy, UCLA. 

  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
Mar. 1 Abby Schwartz, Oregon State Kaillen Fried, Oregon State Dani Hansen, Colorado
Mar. 8 Mia Fishel, UCLA Jacey Pederson, UCLA Olivia Sekany, Washington