BRIDGEPORT, Pa. -- Sarah Mitich (Jr., Beaverton, Ore./Westview) of Portland State University contributed four goals, four assists and 10 steals in a 1-3 weekend at Central Washington University in Ellensburg, Wash. to clinch a share of the March 5 Women's National Collegiate Club Northwest Division Player of the Week award and help the Vikings earn the No. 5 seed for the upcoming division championship tournament.
The team's primary two-meter defender, she aided the Vikings against Oregon State University (8-3 L), University of Washington (14-6 L), Seattle University (12-3 L) and the University of Oregon "B" (11-8 W) to conclude the regular season with a 3-5 mark and clinch the No. 5 seed for the Northwest Division Championship on April 14-15 back at Central Washington.
She shares the award with Melanie Coyne (Fr., Gig Harbor, Wash./Gig Harbor) of the University of Washington.