Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Friday, August 14, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Clear Day 54° Clear
Sports

Women’s soccer: Washington State’s Mykiaa Minniss, Idaho’s Morgan Crosby earn weekly honors

News services

Washington State freshman center-back Mykiaa Minniss was named Pac-12 Conference Defensive Player of the Week for women’s soccer, the conference announced Tuesday.

WSU senior Maddy Haro won the same award the previous week.

The 22nd-ranked Cougars (3-0) held Minnesota (3-1) to six shots during Sunday’s 2-0 win in Minneapolis.

Minniss also scored her first collegiate goal during the victory. Minniss has played all 271 minutes for the Cougars this season.

WSU will play at Nebraska on Friday.

  • Idaho junior Morgan Crosby earned the first Big Sky Conference Offensive Player of the Week award of her career. Crosby scored twice in Idaho’s 3-1 home victory over Grambling State last Friday. The Vandals (1-2) will travel to Missoula this weekend to play North Dakota on Friday and Vermont on Sunday.
The Spokesman-Review Newspaper

Local journalism is essential.

The journalists of The Spokesman-Review are a part of the community. They live here. They work here. They care. You can help keep local journalism strong right now with your contribution. Thank you.

Subscribe to the sports newsletter

Get the day’s top sports headlines and breaking news delivered to your inbox by subscribing here.


Swedish Thoracic Surgery: Partners in patient care

 (Courtesy Bergman Draper Oslund Udo)
Sponsored

Matt Bergman knows the pain and anger that patients with mesothelioma feel.