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BYU's Ashley Hatch Named WCC Women's Soccer Player of the Week

Sept. 29, 2014

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SEPTEMBER 29
ASHLEY HATCH, SO., F - BYU

SAN BRUNO, Calif. - The West Coast Conference has named its Women's Soccer Player of the Week for September 29, 2014.

WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK - ASHLEY HATCH, SO., F - BYU
Sophomore forward Ashley Hatch scored three goals and assisted on two more in a pair of road games this past week. Hatch had a hand in five of BYU's seven goals in 4-1 and 3-0 victories against Denver and SMU as the Cougars have now won five straight.

Hatch assisted on the first goal of the game against Denver as she crossed the ball to Elena Medeiros at the top of the 6-yard box. Her pass to Michele Murphy in the second half was the easy part as Murphy beat two other defenders and the keeper for a shot on an open net. Hatch added the fourth goal of the game as she beat the goalkeeper to a ball and poked it in for the 4-1 margin.

Against SMU, Hatch scored the second and third goals of the game in a matter of three minutes. She earned the penalty kick which she put away for a 2-0 lead. Minutes later, she put away a through ball in the right corner of the goal for the 3-0 final margin.Her three goals this week moved Hatch into a tie for the active career goal scoring mark with senior Jaiden Thornock with 12 goals.

Also Nominated: Samantha Dion, Saint Mary's; Sofia Huerta, Santa Clara; Shannon Kent, Loyola Marymount; Caitlyn Kretzschmar, San Diego; Lynn Williams, Pepperdine

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