The Big 12 produces two top-25 teams for Week 6 in No. 4/3 West Virginia and No. 23 Oklahoma. Conference play gets into full swing with all Big 12 matchups heading into the first weekend of October.
Three players that recorded wins in the first weekend of conference play are the latest to be recognized with Big 12 weekly soccer honors.
The Big 12 Soccer Championship is heading back to Kansas City and tickets for postseason action are now on sale.
Wins over ranked and unbeaten teams, plus multiple shutouts led to the recipients of the latest Big 12 soccer weekly awards.
Two teams (West Virginia, Oklahoma State) that ouscored their opponents by a combined score of 10-1 boast the latest weekly soccer award winners.
Three players that combined to help their teams to a 19-1 scoring advantage in five victories highlight the latest Big 12 soccer weekly awards.
Two players that combined for five goals - Lauren Piercy (Baylor) and Julia Lenhardt (Oklahoma State) - join three-time Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year Kadeisha Buchanan (West Virginia) to earn the latest conference weekly awards.
Players that had two goals during the opening weekend, Courtney Dike (Oklahoma State) and Jordie Harr (Texas Tech), along with Katie Lund of TCU have earned the first set of Big 12 soccer honors for the 2016 campaign.
Two players competing for their native Canada in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio - Ashley Lawrence and Kadeisha Buchanan of West Virginia - are among those honored on the Preseason All-Big 12 Soccer Team.
West Virginia, which has won the Big 12 regular season title in all four seasons it has been in the conference, is once again the choice to win the league in a vote of Big 12 coaches.
The Big 12 Conference, ESPN and FOX Sports have announced that five league soccer contests will be telecast on ESPNU and FOX Sports Regional Networks (FSN) during the 2016 campaign.
Two squads that represented the Big 12 in the NCAA Championship a year ago – Texas Tech and West Virginia are ranked in the 2016 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Preseason Poll.