Penn State's Weimer, Ohio State's Grubb and Michigan's Tuura Nab Women's Soccer Weekly Honors

Michigan's Megan Tuura has earned her second Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week honor this season.

Michigan's Megan Tuura has earned her second Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week honor this season.

Oct. 11, 2004

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Co-Offensive Players of the Week

Tiffany Weimer, Penn State
JR, F, North Haven, Conn./North Haven
Weimer earns Co-Offensive Player of the Week honors for the fourth time this year after netting all three Penn State goals in two Conference wins over the weekend.  She scored both goals in a 2-0 win against No. 23 Illinois and registered another tally to lift the Nittany Lions over Northwestern, 1-0.  The junior forward has 15 goals on the season and has scored in all seven Conference games.

Lisa Grubb, Ohio State
JR, F, Portage, Mich./Portage Central
Grubb collects Co-Offensive Player of the Week accolades after tallying seven points last weekend to help lead Ohio State to a pair of Conference wins.  The junior forward netted both goals in a 2-1 win against Northwestern and added a goal and an assist in a 3-0 blanking of No. 23 Illinois.  Grubb leads the Buckeyes with 16 points and is tied for the team lead with six goals.

Defensive Player of the Week

Megan Tuura, Michigan
SO, GK, Tucker, Ga./St. Pius X Catholic
Tuura earns her second Defensive Player of the Week award after shutting out two Conference opponents over the weekend.  She registered five saves on 17 shots against Purdue, 1-0, and four saves in a 1-0 win at Indiana to earn her fifth and sixth shutouts of the season.  The sophomore goalkeeper has allowed only two goals in the Wolverines' last nine games as Michigan improves to 9-3-2 overall and 6-1-1 in League play.