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Pac-12 Women's Soccer Weekly Awards - August 30, 2021

Aug 30, 2021

Offensive Player of the Week: Maya Doms, Jr., STANFORD (Davis, Calif.)
2 games, 3 goals, 1 assist, 7 points

  • The junior midfielder recorded her first career multi-goal game, netting the Pac-12's first hat trick of the season in Stanford's 7-0 victory over CSUN on Thursday.  
  • She also added an assist in Stanford’s 6-0 win versus San Diego State on Sunday to finish the week with seven points. 
  • Doms took a team-best 16 shots (nine on goal) as the Stanford attack managed 73 over the two matches.

Defensive Player of the Week: Lieske Carleer, Jr., ARIZONA STATE (Winterswijk, Netherlands)
2 games, 173 minutes, 1 goal, 1 goal against

  • The junior defender played all but seven minutes of ASU's road wins at Mississippi State (1-0) on Thursday and UAB (5-1) on Sunday. 
  • Contributed to a defensive effort that surrendered only one goal, including a shutout at Mississippi State, and only 13 shots in two road games.
  • Helped ASU get off on the front foot in Sunday's 5-1 win at UAB by scoring her first goal of the season in the 13th minute to give the Sun Devils' an early 1-0 advantage.

Goalkeeper of the Week: Birta Gudlaugs, Fr., ARIZONA STATE (Reykjavik, Iceland)
2 games, 2 starts, 8 saves, 0.50 GAA

  • The freshman goalkeeper earned the first shutout of her career with five saves in ASU's 1-0 win at Mississippi State.
  • Totaled eight saves in ASU's two wins, giving up only a single goal on 13 shots faced in 180 minutes of play on the road.


Offensive Player of the Week: Eva Van Deursen, ASU; Karlie Lema, CAL; Allie Palangi, COLO; Eden Hardy, ORE; Amber Jackson, OSU; Mia Fishel, UCLA; Avery Brady, UTAH; Croix Bethune, USC; Alyssa Gray, WSU; Ameera Hussen, WASH.

Defensive Player of the Week: Emily Smith, CAL; Madison Ellsworth, OSU; Naomi Girma, STAN; Kylie Kerr, UCLA; Kala McDaniel, WASH; Mykiaa Minniss, WSU.

Goalkeeper of the Week: Angelina Anderson, CAL; Bridgette Skiba, OSU; Katie Meyer, STAN; Lauren Brzykcy, UCLA; Chelsea Peterson, UTAH; Olivia Sekany, WASH.

2021 Pac-12 Women's Soccer Players of the Week

Date Offensive Defensive Goalkeeper
Aug. 24 Nicole Douglas, ARIZONA STATE Madelyn Desiano, UCLA Makena Smith, CALIFORNIA
Aug. 30 Maya Doms, STANFORD Lieske Carleer, ARIZONA STATE Birta Gudlaugs, ARIZONA STATE