Oct. 21, 2003
STANFORD, Calif. - All-American goalkeeper Nicole Barnhart has been named the Pac-10 Women's Soccer Player of the Week for Oct. 14-20 after posting back-to-back shutouts against No. 3 UCLA and USC last weekend.
Barnhart, a redshirt junior from Gilbertsville, Pa., led the Cardinal to a 2-0 victory over the Trojans and a scoreless tie in two overtime periods againsts the Bruins. The two shutouts stand as Barnhart's fifth and sixth this season. Against UCLA on Oct. 17, Barnhart recorded seven saves off 24 shots in Stanford's 120 minutes of play. In the 2-0 win over USC on Oct. 19, she recorded four saves, which pushed her career mark to 112 saves.
This season, Barnhart has tallied a 7-6-2 record at goal while recording 47 saves in over 1,408 minutes of play.
Barnhart currently ranks No. 1 in the Stanford record books with a 0.77 career goals against average and No. 3 all-time with 28 career shutouts.
This is Barnhart's second Pac-10 Player of the Week honor during her tenure at Stanford.