For games of September 23-30
BEST OF THE INLAND NORTHWEST XI - MEN
INW MEN'S PLAYER OF THE WEEK :: M - Alex Barsher - Whitman :: Scored twice, including the winner, in a 5-1 victory against visiting Pacific in which he also recorded an assist and scored twice in a 3-1 victory against George Fox, including the equalizer. (Seattle, WA)
M - Devin Leon - CC Spokane :: Free kick from midfield led to winning strike in a 1-0 win against North Idaho College midweek and he set up the opening goal in a 2-1 road win at Skagit Valley. (Phelan, CA)
M - Zach Waldher (Whitefish, MT) - Whitworth :: Scored twice in a 5-3 victory over George Fox and another pair in a 4-1 victory against Pacific for four at home on the weekend.
F - Ian Farley (Spokane, WA) - Pacific :: Scored the opening goals in both games on the road, falling 5-1 at Whitman and 4-1 to Whitworth, which scored three up a man.
F - Thorge Jess - MSU-Billings :: Scored the equalizer in a 2-1 loss at Saint Martin's and scored the team's first in a rally attempt from three down in a 3-2 loss at Seattle Pacific. (Kiel, Germany)
F - Clark Phillips - Gonzaga :: Was a consistent threat in the contest and scored the second goal with an unexpected redirection that proved to be the winner. (Portland, OR)
F - Fredy Razo - Northwest Nazarene :: Scored three minutes into the match in a 1-1 draw at Seattle Pacific and took advantage of the goalkeeper slipping in the wet conditions to scored the winner in a 2-1 victory at Saint Martin's. (Irvine, CA)
F - Guillermo Silva (Yakima, WA) - Columbia Basin :: Scored the lone goal to spoil a shutout with four minutes left in a 2-1 loss at Everett and scored to bring the Hawks back within one in a 2-2 draw at Whatcom.
BEST OF THE INLAND NORTHWEST XI - WOMEN
D - Nitalia Zuniga - Idaho :: The defender was an offensive juggernaut versus the Aggies, setting up all three goals in a 3-2 victory over visiting New Mexico State. (Ventura, CA)
M - Mackenzie Hughes - Whitman :: Scored the lone goal in a 4-1 loss to visiting Pacific and then tallied both goals, one a penalty, in a surprise 2-0 home victory against 20th-ranked Linfield. (Woodinville, WA)
M - Whitney Peterson (Meridian, ID) - Idaho State :: Scored the lone goal in a 1-0 victory over Eastern Washington and scored the equalizer in a 1-1 draw against Montana in a rematch of last season's conference championship.
F - Karley Baggerly - Gonzaga :: Scored the lone goal in a one-on-one with the keeper in a 1-0 win at UC Riverside and started the play that nearly gave the Zags a draw with 46 seconds left when she won the ball and found Sila Tuiofea for a shot that narrowly missed. (Canby, OR)
F - Haley Curtis (Yakima, WA) - Utah Valley :: Haley Curtis set up the opening goal and assisted on a second with a shot that rebounded off the post for a teammate to finish what proved to be the winner in the 5-3 road victory at Grand Canyon.
F - Sofia Huerta (Boise, ID) - Santa Clara :: Had a hand in all three goals in the 3-2 win over Kansas, scoring the opener and the winner in addition to setting up the team's second tally.
F - Delaney Romero (Yakima, WA) - Walla Walla CC :: Was among the six goal scorers in the 6-0 victory at Skagit Valley and then scored the opening three goals in the 6-0 win at Edmonds.
F - Alisa Sagdahl - MSU-Billings :: Scored the opening goals in both contests only to see the opposition rally with Seattle Pacific winning 2-1 at home and Central Washington 2-1 in overtime at home. (Edmonds, WA)