Sep 2, 2013
SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- The West Coast Conference has named its women's soccer Player of the Week for September 2, 2013.
WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
LYNN WILLIAMS, JR., F, PEPPERDINE
Pepperdine junior forward Lynn Williams is the West Coast Conference Women's Soccer Player of the Week. Williams led the Waves to a 2-0-1 record to start the 2013 season, including a pair of results against top-25 opponents. A MAC Hermann Award Watch List pick, Williams scored back-to-back game-winners against Wright State and at No. 19 Texas A&M. Williams recorded a world class goal against the Raiders firing a rocket to the far post from 25 yards. At Texas A&M, the junior scored two goals in less than two minutes against the Aggies and sealed Pepperdine's upset win with an assist on the insurance goal by Kristen Rodriguez. It was the third multi-goal match of her career, and Williams now has seven career game-winning strikes. For the week, she registered seven points and fired 18 shots, nine of them on target.
Also nominated: Erica Owens, BYU; Jocelyn Blankenship, Loyola Marymount; Emily Sippel, Portland; Emily Dillon, San Diego; Julie Johnston, Santa Clara
2013 WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Aug. 26: Rachel Manning, BYU
Sept. 2: Lynn Williams, Pepperdine