Pac-12 announces lacrosse players of the week

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OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Charlie Rudy, So., A, COLORADO (Novato, Calif.)
2 GP, 12 g, 4 ast, 16 pts, 15 sh (.800), 14 sog (.933)

• Led then-No. 24 Colorado to a pair of wins over Oregon (21-5) and Coastal Carolina (19-8) last weekend, totaling 16 points in two games. 
• The sophomore attacker accounted for over 25 percent of the team’s goal total, tallying 12 goals of the Buffs 40 goals in two games. 
• Seven points in the Conference opener against Oregon, which included four goals and a career-best three assists. 
• Tied Colorado's single-game goals record with eight against Coastal Carolina, a career-high, collecting a career-best nine points which is ties for third in Colorado single-game history. 
• Added three ground balls and a pair of caused turnovers.
• First offensive player of the week honor this season.

Also nominated: Carley Adams, ASU; Charlie Rudy, COLO; Susie Ropp, CAL; Hanna Hilcoff, ORE; Emily Concialdi, USC.

DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Riley Hertford, Jr., G, USC (Lake Oswego, Ore.)
2 GP, 21 saves, 2 wins

• Helped then-No. 7 USC to two wins over then-No. 25 Stanford (13-12) and California (16-9) in the Trojans’ opening weekend of conference play.
• Recorded fourth and fifth 10-save performances of the season and finished with a .568 save percentage. 
• Secured her 21st and 22nd career victories (undefeated this season) and notched a win against the highest-ranked opponent among Pac-12 schools this week. 
• Added five ground balls and five caused turnovers in two games.
• Third time receiving weekly honor this season.

Also nominated: Berkeley Bonneau, ASU; Julia Lisella, COLO.


  Defensive Player of the Week Offensive Player of the Week
Feb. 10 Julia Lisella, COLO Shonly Wallace, ORE
Feb. 17 Riley Hertford, USC Emily Glagolev, ASU
Feb. 24 Riley Hertford, USC Emily Concialdi, USC
Mar. 2 Berkeley Bonneau, ASU Kerri Clayton, ASU
Mar. 9 Riley Hertford, USC Charlie Rudy, COLO

• The 2020 Pac-12 women's lacrosse championship is set for April 23-26 at Laird Q Cagan Stadium in Stanford, CA!