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College Player of the Week


United Soccer Coaches Players of the Week are a weekly recognition of the on-field accomplishments of players competing at the intercollegiate level. United Soccer Coaches names one male and one female recipient at all three NCAA levels and the two Junior College levels, selected from nominations submitted by sports information directors.

The United Soccer Coaches College Players of the Week are announced every Tuesday throughout the fall college regular season on UnitedSoccerCoaches.org.


Previous Winners

Below is a list of previous winners of the United Soccer Coaches Player of the Week award. In 2013, the program was expanded to include a men’s and women’s winner from all three NCAA divisions, and opened to Junior College divisions as well.

Previous Player of the Week Award Winners (2010-2019)

2020 Player of the Week Award winners

Date Men Women
Sept. 22 DI: Aris Briggs (Georgia State) DI: Emily Alvarado (TCU)
Sept. 29 DI: n/a DI: Anna Podojil (Arkansas)
Oct. 6 DI: Alec Smir (North Carolina) DI: Alia Skinner (Virginia Tech)
Oct. 13 DI: Fillipo Zattarin (North Carolina) DI: Brandi Peterson (TCU)
Oct. 20 DI: n/a DI: Samantha Chang (South Carolina)


2020 NAIA Players of the Week (selected by the NAIA)

Date Offensive Player of the Week Defensive Player of the Week
Sept. 22 M: Hector Romero (Wayland Baptist)
W: Bianca Biffert (Evangel)
M: Bruno Soria (Park)
W: Hope Stacker (Indiana Wesleyan)
Sept. 29 M: Moises Jacobo (Concordia, Neb.)
W: Liz Lozano (Mid America Christian)
M: Arnaud Fady (Bethel, Ind.)
W: Mikayla Smith (Lincoln Christian)
Oct. 6 M: David Negrin Ruiz (Webber Int’l)
W: Mackenzie Selvius (Spring Arbor)
M: Christopher Banfi (Spring Arbor)
W: Eliana Van Hulzen (Dordt)
Oct. 13 M: Stefan Cvetanovic (Oklahoma Wesleyan)
W: Erin Oleksak (Marian)
M: Andrea Dorella (MidAmerica Nazarene)
W: Abbey Schmidt (Evangel)
Oct. 20 M: Toby Millward (Bellevue)
W: Madison Marshall (Spring Arbor)
M: Ryan Webb (Concordia, Mich.)
W: Hailee Hinthorne (Union)