Big 12 teams are 11-4-4 (.684) at home in conference play this year, with the top five squads boasting a 9-1 (.900) home mark.
For the first time in 2015, a freshman has been named Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week as Alexa Adams of Texas has been honored. Sophomore Maddie Dobyns of Kansas is the top defender, marking the third straight week a Jayhawk has earned a weekly award. West Virginia Nia Gordon is Freshman of the Week for the second time.
Four guests make for an interesting Big 12 podcast. Individuals from Baylor, Kansas, TCU and Oklahoma join Wendell this week.
A Kansas Jayhawk is the Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week for the second straight week as Liana Salazar is honored for her play this past weekend. Texas goalkeeper Abby Smith is the top defender, while Kaylee Dao of Oklahoma is named Freshman of the Week.
After the first weekend of conference action, three top student-athletes have been honored for their performances.
Tickets for the 2015 Big 12 Soccer Championship are now available for the event, which will take place Nov. 4, 6 and 8 at Swope Soccer Village in Kansas City.
The NSCAA annually recognizes college soccer programs that have excelled in the classroom, in addition to their work on the field.
Texas Tech's Alli Murphy (Offensive), Lauren Sajewich of TCU (Defensive) and Baylor's Lauren Piercy (Freshman) are the recipients of the latest Big 12 weekly awards for soccer. All three are recognized for the first time this season.
Baylor's Bri Campos (Offensive) and Sarah King (Freshman) and West Virginia's Kadeisha Buchanan (Defensive) have been named winners of the Big 12 weekly soccer awards for September 8-14.
West Virginia's Michaela Abam (Offensive), Lindsey Hendon of Iowa State (Defense) and TCU's Faith Carter (Freshman) are the latest recipients of the Big 12 weekly soccer awards.
Four Big 12 soccer standouts have been named as candidates for the 2015 Senior CLASS Award. Oklahoma State's Madison Mercado and Allie Stephenson, Abby Smith of Texas and Amanda Hill of West Virginia were all recognized.
A combined five victories by Iowa State, Kansas and West Virginia led to four different student-athletes being awarded the latest Big 12 soccer weekly honors.