Maya Gonzales of UC Santa Cruz and Samantha Linteo of Finlandia have been named the American Collegiate Athletic Association Women's Soccer Players of the Week.
Gonzales, a first-year forward from Orange, CA (Rosary HS), collected her first career hat trick and had a team-high eight shots in the Slugs' 12-0 win over ACAA and Bay Area rival Mills.
Linteo, a first-year goalkeeper from Napa, CA (Vintage HS), posted a pair of shutouts and recorded nine saves in wins over Northland (Oct. 2) and Grace Christian (Oct. 5). She has gone 224 minutes and 20 seconds without giving up a goal.
Others Nominated: Offensive: Katie Brown (Finlandia). Defensive: Carly Klein (Pratt), Peyton Bell (UC Santa Cruz), Ashley Depointe (Valley Forge).
September 3 - Brittany Lovegrove, Pratt
September 10 - Kristen L'Esperance, Finlandia
September 17 - Karina Bulli, UC Santa Cruz
September 24 - Addie Budzinski, Finlandia
October 1 - Izel Gutierrez, UC Santa Cruz
October 8 - Maya Gonzales, UC Santa Cruz
September 3 - Samantha Linteo, Finlandia
September 10 - Alyssa Diaz-Tucker, UC Santa Cruz
September 17 - Daisia Knowles, Finlandia
September 24 - Peyton Bell, UC Santa Cruz
October 1 - Alyssa Diaz-Tucker, UC Santa Cruz
October 8 - Samantha Linteo, Finlandia