MEMBER SIGN IN
Don't have an account? Click Here


Purdy Named Pac-10 Player of the Week
Courtesy: Cal Athletics  
Release:  10/17/2006

Oct. 17, 2006

BERKELEY - Californis senior defender Steve Purdy was named the Pac-10 Player of the Week this week after scoring the game-winning goal against Oregon State last Friday and leading a defense that shut down conference leading scorer Kevin Forrest in Cal's 3-2 (1OT) win over Washington last Sunday.

This is Purdy's first Pac-10 Player of the Week award and the Bears' 10th such honor overall. He is Cal's second-leading scorer (9 points) and goalscorer (4) and is tied with two teammates for second in game-winning goals (2). Purdy also has the best shot on goal percentage (0.647) on the Cal team.

Against the Beavers, Purdy hit a 30-yard free kick in the 85th minute to give Cal a 1-0 victory. The Huskies' Forrest, who leads the Pac-10 with 23 points (11 goals, 1 assist), had just two shots, no goals and no assists against Purdy and the Bears.

Cal hosts Pac-10 rival Stanford at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 20, at Edwards Stadium.


Cal Bears Men's Soccer


advertisement
Playing for the Future
Cal Athletics Dress Your Pet Contest
Uploaded Ad
Uploaded Ad
Uploaded Ad
Premium Tickets
Uploaded Ad
Uploaded Ad
CAL ATHLETICS E-MAIL SIGN-UP