2010-11 Northwest Conference Women's Soccer Student-Athletes of the Week

November 9

Offensive

Allie Smith

Whitworth, Junior

Missoula, Mont./Sentinel HS

Forward

Smith scored the final two goals after L&C had pulled to within 2-1 late in the second half.

Honorable Mention –

Theresa Henle (Puget Sound, Jr. – Issaquah, Wash.)

Stephanie Skelly (Willamette, Jr. – Poulsbo, Wash.)

Shannon Olson (George Fox, Jr. – San Diego, Calif./Santa Fe Christian HS)

MacKenzie Hughes (Whitman, First Yr. – Woodinville, Wash.)

Defensive

Casey Thayer

Puget Sound, Freshman

Boulder, Colo.

Goalkeeper

Thayer helped the Loggers to clinch the NWC championship with two consecutive shutouts against Pacific and Linfield.

Honorable Mention -

Kelli Gano (Willamette, Sr. – Portland, Ore.)

Alyssa Montero (George Fox, Fr. – Hermosa Beach, Calif./Mira Costa HS)

Brittany Hartmann (Pacific, So. – Portland, Ore.)


November 2

Offensive

Sarah Berentson 

Whitworth, Junior

Burlington, Wash./Burlington-Edison

Forward

Berentson scored a pair of match-winning goals to lead Whitworth to a pair of NWC victories against Willamette and Linfield. She totaled three goals and an assist during the weekend.

Honorable Mention –

Abby Goss (Puget Sound, Jr. – Spokane, Wash.)

Kaitlyn Harper (Pacific, So. – Oregon City, Ore.)

MacKenzie Hughes (Whitman, First Yr. – Woodinville, Wash.)

Melanie Gaither (George Fox, So. – Vancouver, Wash./Skyview HS)

Natalie Levy (Lewis & Clark, Fr. – San Rafael, Calif./Redwood)

Defensive

Brittany Hartmann

Pacific, Sophomore

Portland, Ore.

Goalkeeper

Hartmann did not allow any goals to be scored on her this weekend on the way to collecting her seventh and eighth wins and third shutout of the season.

Honorable Mention -

Hannah Hawkins (Puget Sound, Fr. – Everett, Wash.)

Callie Bergstrom (Whitworth, Jr. – Spokane, Wash./Mt. Spokane)

Emily Davis (Whitman, First Yr. – Eagle River, Alaska)


October 26

Offensive

Emily Fellows 

Linfield, Freshman

Portland, Ore./Jesuit)

Forward

Fellows scored two goals in Linfield’s convincing 5-0 defeat of Pacific Lutheran. The victory extended the Wildcats’ win streak to five games.

Honorable Mention –

Ashley Kanda (Pacific, Sr. – Kaneohe, Hawaii)

Mikaela Freeman (Puget Sound, Jr. – Alameda, Calif.)

Stephanie Skelly (Willamette, Jr. – Poulsbo, Wash.)

Nicole Akiu (George Fox, Sr. – Honolulu, Hawaii/Kamehameha HS)

Katrina Weisbecker (Lewis & Clark, So. – Watertown, Wis./Watertown)

Defensive

Kayla Boortz

Puget Sound

Greenwood Village, Colo.

Defender

Despite tying Willamette, Boortz anchored the Logger defense which gave up just six shots and one shot on goal. She led a defense that allowed just nine shots, two being on goal all weekend.

Honorable Mention -

Kelsey Hasselblad (Linfield, Sr. – Bellevue, Wash./Sammamish)

Kelli Gano (Willamette, Sr. – Portland, Ore.)

Alyssa Montero (George Fox, Fr. – Hermosa Beach, Calif./Mira Costa)

Brittany Hartmann (Pacific, So. – Portland, Ore.)

Elise Delgado (Lewis & Clark, So. – Sacrament, Calif./Christian Brothers)


October 19

Offensive

Stephanie Skelly 

Willamette, Junior

Poulsbo, Wash.

Middle Forward

Skelly scored three goals during the week to earn six points. In the George Fox game, she returned from a first-half injury to score a goal to send the game into overtime and then scored the game-winning goal in OT. She added a third goal against Lewis & Clark to give her nine goals for the season.

Honorable Mention –

Abby Goss (Puget Sound, Jr. – Spokane, Wash.)

Kirsten Cardwell (George Fox, Sr. – Springfield, Ore./Thurston HS)

Defensive

Lauren Chambard

Pacific Lutheran

Yakima, Wash./La Salle HS

Goalkeeper

Chambard and her defensive teammates had a big weekend, recording a pair of shutouts despite the Lutes being out-shot in the two matches 44-7. In the tie against Whitworth, the Lutes took only one shot compared to the Pirates’ 29, meaning Chambard and the defense were under almost constant pressure. Chambard came up with 21 saves in the two matches and her defense cleared two balls off the line in the win over Whitman.

Honorable Mention -

Jenna Quiring (Linfield, Jr. – Portland, Ore./Sunset)

Jess Yarbrough (Puget Sound, So. – Golden, Colo.)

Alyssa Montero (George Fox, Fr. – Hermosa Beach, Calif./Mira Costa HS)


October 12

Offensive

Emily Fellows 

Linfield, Freshman

Portland, Ore./Jesuit

Forward

Fellows broke Linfield’s single-season record for most goals in a 2-1 victory over George Fox. Her 17th goal came in the 89th minute. She also broke the single-season record for most points with 39. Against Puget Sound, Fellows scored the Wildcats’ lone goal.

Honorable Mention –

Hallie Swan (Whitman, Fr. – Bainbridge Island, Wash.)

Molly Moore (Whitworth, Sr. – Portland, Ore./Sunset)

Karli Hurlbut (Pacific Lutheran, Jr. – Everson, Wash./Meridian HS)

Sabine Wetzel (Willamette, Fr. – Martinez, Calif.)

Kirsten Cardwell (George Fox, Sr. – Springfield, Ore./Thurston HS)

Defensive

Lauren Broughman

Whitman, Senior

Portland, Ore.

Goalkeeper

Brougham picked up her first shutout of the season in her second NWC start, making six saves against a dozen Lewis & Clark shots. After Whitman took a 1-0 lead in the 31st minute, Brougham made four saves over the final 13 minutes of the first half to keep Whitman in front. She made two more saves in the second half before Whitman added its insurance goal with 12 minutes left to play.

Honorable Mention -

Anisa Babar (Whitworth, Jr. – Vancouver, Wash./Jesuit-Portland)

Kelli Gano (Willamette, Sr. – Portland, Ore.)


October 5

Offensive

Theresa Henle

Puget Sound, Junior

Issaquah, Wash.

Middle

Henle increased her goal total to nine this season in shutouts against PLU and George Fox, which is already a career-high. She has scored at least one goal in seven of the last eight matches.

Honorable Mention –

Jenny Novak (Pacific, Sr. – Dexter, Ore.)

Cori Jo Young (George Fox, Jr. – Ridgefield, Wash./Spokane CC)

Stephanie Skelly (Willamette, Jr. – Poulsbo, Wash.)

Cory Druffel (Whitworth, Jr. – Pullman, Wash.)

Defensive

Callie Bergstrom

Whitworth, Junior

Spokane, Wash./Mt. Spokane

Goalkeeper

Bergstrom was strong in goal all weekend in road wins against Linfield and Willamette. The only goal allowed came after a defender gave away a ball in her own zone.

Honorable Mention -

Madie Whitsel (Puget Sound, Jr. – Springfield, Ore.)

Brittany Hartmann (Pacific, So. – Portland, Ore.)


September 28

Offensive

Sarah Barentson

Whitworth, Junior

Burlington, Wash./Burlington-Edison

Berentson led the Pirates to their second win over Puget Sound in as many seasons, assisting the first goal and scoring the next two in a 4-0 win over the Loggers. She also helped start Whitworth’s comeback from an early 1-0 deficit to PLU, scoring two goals to help in the 4-1 victory.

Honorable Mention –

Marisa Poorboy (Whitman, So. – Hayden, Idaho)

Andrea Rowan (Willamette, So. – Boise, Idaho)

Melanie Gaither (George Fox, So. – Vancouver, Wash./Skyview HS)

Defensive

Kelsey Hasselblad

Linfield, Senior

Bellevue, Wash./Sammamish

Goalkeeper

Hasselblad registered two shutouts over the weekend to help the Wildcats remain undefeated in conference play. She made four saves in a 1-0 win against Pacific, followed up with another stellar defensive showing in a 4-0 victory over Lewis & Clark, making four saves.

Honorable Mention -

Callie Bergstrom (Whitworth, Jr. – Spokane, Wash./Mt. Spokane)

Brittany Hartmann (Pacific, So. – Portland, Ore.)

Jess Yarbrough (Puget Sound, So. – Golden, Colo.)


September 21

Offensive

Emily Fellows

Linfield, Freshman

Portland, Ore./Jesuit

Fellows registered her third hat trick of the season in a 4-1 victory over Willamette, helping Linfield win just its third game over the Bearcats in school history. Later that week, she added a fourth goal and two assists in a 5-2 win over Puget Sound to finish the week with 10 points.

Honorable Mention –

Theresa Henle (Puget Sound, Jr. – Berkeley, Calif.)

Jordann Gilmer (Pacific Lutheran, Sr. – Federal Way, Wash./Western Oregon Univ.)

Bryanna DeLima (Pacific, Jr. – Hilo, Hawaii)

Defensive

Serwaah Fordjour

Puget Sound, Senior

Shoreline, Wash.

Defender

Fordjour scored a goal to give the Loggers a 1-0 lead against Willamette. She limited the Bearcats to five shots in regulation and just one shot in the extra 14 minutes of play. She also helped to hold L&C to no shots in the first period and no shots on goal in the second match of the weekend.

Honorable Mention -

Brittany Hartmann (Pacific, So. – Portland, Ore.)

Jenna Quiring (Linfield (Jr. – Portland, Ore./Sunset)


September 14

Offensive

Theresa Henle

Puget Sound, Junior

Issaquah, Wash./Issaquah HS

Henle scored three goals, including two in one game against Claremont. Both goals gave the Loggers a lead against Claremont. Her goal against UCSC also gave UPS the original lead.

Honorable Mention –

Emily Fellows (Linfield, Fr. – Portland, Ore./Jesuit)

Amy Hasson (Whitman, Jr. – Kirkland, Wash./Lake Washington HS)

Garbe (Whitworth, Fr. – Spokane, Wash./West Valley)

Kirsten Cardwell (George Fox, Sr. – Springfield, Ore./Thurston)

Defensive

Callie Bergstrom

Whitworth, Junior

Spokane, Wash./Mt. Spokane HS

Goalkeeper

Bergstrom made four second-half saves against UCSC to preserve her first shutout of the season.

Honorable Mention -

Kelli Gano (Willamette, Sr. – Portland, Ore./Cleveland HS)

Brittany Hartmann (Pacific, So. – Portland, Ore.)


September 7

Offensive

Emily Fellows

Linfield, Freshman

Portland, Ore./Jesuit

Fellows opened her college career by scoring three goals and adding an assist in a 5-0 rout of Northwest Christian. She added an assist versus Corban to finish the week with eight points.

Honorable Mention –

Alex Batzer (Willamette, Sr. – Medford, Ore./North Medford HS)

Christine Isabella (Puget Sound, Jr. – Salt Lake City, Utah/East HS)

Julianne Masser (Whitman, So. – Boise, Idaho/Boise HS)

Emilia Emmetti (Lewis & Clark, Fr. – Manhattan Beach, Calif./Mira Costa)    

Defensive

Alyssa Montero

George Fox, Freshman

Hermosa Beach, Calif./Mira Costa

Goalkeeper

Montero had four saves in the second half of a scoreless tie against Northwest University in the first women’s soccer game at the new Austin Sports Complex.

Honorable Mention -

Shayna Lentz (Lewis & Clark, So. – Albuquerque, N.M./Highland)

Lauren Browgham (Whitman, Jr. – San Anselmo, Calif./Sir Francis Drake HS)

Casey Thayer (Puget Sound, Fr. – Boulder, Colo./Fairview HS)

Brittany Hartmann (Pacific, So. – Portland, Ore.)

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