Pac-12 Women's Soccer Weekly Awards - Oct. 18, 2021
Oct 18, 2021
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Shanade Hopcroft, Sr., Colorado (Aylesbury, England)
1 match, 1 goal, 1 assist, 3 points
- The senior midfielder was featured as the No. 2 play on Sunday's ESPN SportsCenter Top 10 with a bicycle-kick goal in Colorado’s 2-2 double overtime draw versus then-No. 13 Stanford.
- Hopcroft also assisted on Colorado's second goal to tie the game and force the Cardinal into overtime.
- Three points helped the Buffaloes secure their first-ever result against the Cardinal in 13 meetings dating to 2007.
- The senior now leads the team with five goals and eight assists (18 points).
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Courtney Boone, Fr., California (West Covina, Calif.)
1 match, 89 minutes
- Boone helped California secure its fifth shutout of the season, the lone clean sheet of the week in the Pac-12, with a 1-0 win over Utah.
- Boone started and played 89 minutes, helping hold Utah to only three shots on target.
- Matched up with Utah's leading scorer Taliana Kaufusi for most of the game, holding her without a shot in the match.
GOALKEEPER OF THE WEEK: Angelina Anderson, Jr., California (Danville, Calif.)
1 match, 3 saves, 0 goals allowed, 90 minutes
- Recorded her fifth shutout of the season in California's 1-0 win over Utah.
- The junior goalkeeper made three saves, including a couple of diving stops to keep the clean sheet.
- The Golden Bears were the only Pac-12 team to keep a clean sheet during this weekend's games, holding Utah without a goal on 11 shots faced.
Offensive Player of the Week: Karlie Lema, CAL; Maya Doms, STAN; Olivia Athens, UCLA; Penelope Hocking, USC; Summer Yates, WASH.
Defensive Player of the Week: Brianne Riley, UCLA ; Brooklyn Courtnall, USC; Peyton McGee, WASH.
Goalkeeper of the Week: Dani Hansen, COLO; Lauren Brzykcy, UCLA; Anna Smith, USC; Olivia Sekany, WASH.
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