Richards Named Gohuskies.com Student-Athlete Of The Week
Oct. 24, 2011
SEATTLE - Senior men's soccer forward Brent Richards was named the Gohuskies.com Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of Oct. 17-23. This is the first such honor for the men's soccer team on the year.
Richards (Camas, Wash.) scored his 10th goal of the season in the 1-0 victory over Cal on Sunday. It was his fifth game-winning goal of the season and he scored on a penalty kick in the 75th minute. He also led the team with five shots in the game.
He also led the team with five shots in the 2-1 victory over Stanford Friday night, assisting Abdul Aman's game-winning goal in the 41st minute.
Last week, Richards was named the Pac-12 Player of the Week. He is the first Husky to score 10 goals in a season since Ely Allen had 12 in 2007.
Other nominees include: men's crew varsity 8, Chris Polk (football), Cheng-Tsung Pan (men's golf), Kyle McMorrow (men's tennis), Soo Bin Kim (women's golf), Lindsay Elston (women's golf), Denise Dy (women's tennis), Krista Vansant (volleyball).
2011-12 GoHuskies.com Student-Athlete's Of The Week: