Pac-12 Women's Soccer Weekly Awards - Sept. 6, 2021
Offensive Player of the Week: Reilyn Turner, So., UCLA (Aliso Viejo, Calif.)
1 match, 3 goals, 6 points
- The sophomore forward recorded her first hat trick for the season, netting three goals in a 30-minute span to account for all the scoring in UCLA's 3-0 win at Loyola Marymount on Sunday.
- Turner’s hat trick was UCLA's first since Hailie Mace in 2017.
- The Pac-12's reigning goals (11) and points (27) leader as a freshman in 2020, Turner currently leads UCLA with four goals and is tied for the Pac-12 lead in goals per game (1.00).
Defensive Player of the Week: Bridget Rieken, Jr., WASHINGTON STATE (Coeur d'Alene, Idaho)
2 matches, 2 goals, 173 minutes
- The junior defender scored her first two career goals and helped Washington State extend its shutout streak to 364 minutes in a 2-0-0 week.
- Scored goals in the 11th and 81st minutes during a 7-0 rout of Hawai'i on Sunday.
- Both goals came off corner kicks for her first career multi-goal game.
- Went the full 90 minutes in the Cougars' 3-0 victory at San Diego State on Thursday.
- Helped WSU allow just six total shots, including only two on goal, in the two victories.
Goalkeeper of the Week: Anna Smith, Sr., USC (Sammamish, Wash.)
2 matches, 13 saves, 0.00 GAA, 183 minutes
- The senior goalkeeper posted a pair of shutouts on the road against then-No. 24 Michigan and Western Michigan.
- Made a career-high 11 saves in a 1-0 overtime victory against Michigan on Friday, highlighted by a penalty-kick save in the first half.
- Added two more saves, including a near point-blank shot in front of the net, in Sunday's 5-0 rout at WMU.
- Smith has played every minute and amassed a league-leading 27 saves in goal so far this season for USC.
Offensive Player of the Week: Jill Aguilera, ARIZ; Nicole Douglas, ASU; Karlie Lema, CAL; Shyra James, COLO; McKenna Martinez, OSU; Andrea Kitahata, STAN; Penelope Hocking, USC; Taliana Kaufusi, UTAH; Grayson Lynch, WSU.
Defensive Player of the Week: Sabrina Enciso, ARIZ; Emily Smith, CAL; Hannah Sharts, COLO; Kaillen Fried, OSU; Naomi Girma, STAN; Lilly Reale, UCLA; Aaliyah Farmer, USC.
Goalkeeper of the Week: Hope Hisey, ARIZ; Angelina Anderson, CAL; Dani Hansen, COLO; Bridgette Skiba, OSU; Katie Meyer, STAN; Hannah Mitchell, UCLA.
2021 Pac-12 Women's Soccer Players of the Week
|Aug. 24||Nicole Douglas, ASU||Madelyn Desiano, UCLA||Makena Smith, CAL|
|Aug. 30||Maya Doms, STAN||Lieske Carleer, ASU||Birta Gudlaugs, ASU|
|Sept. 6||Reilyn Turner, UCLA||Bridget Rieken, WSU||Anna Smith, USC|