(Denver, Colo.) – Kansas City’s Taylor Bare and Seattle U’s Brianna Smallidge have been named Western Athletic Conference Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week, respectively, for the week of Sept. 30-Oct. 6.
Bare, a senior forward from Anoka, Minn. (Anoka HS), set a school record with three goals in a 6-2 victory over Grand Canyon on Friday.
On the strength of Bare’s performance, the ‘Roos also set program records for goals in a half (4) and goals in a game (6). Bare’s three goals in Friday’s match brings her season total to eight, which ties her for the league lead. Overall, Bare tallied five shots, four shots on goal, three goals and six points.