Sept. 27, 2000
Aldama earned the honor after being named the adidas Bay Area Classic's most outstanding defender, a tournament held this past weekend at San Jose State's Spartan Stadium. She earned two assists after setting up a goal each against No. 5 Stanford and No. 11 California.
Zepeda scored one goal and three assists in the Bay Area Classic, earning All-Tournament Team honors and selection to Soccer America's Team of the Week. Her game-winner against Stanford was her third straight this season.
The 10th-ranked Broncos (5-3-1) host the Santa Clara adidas Classic this weekend and will entertain Stanford, Wake Forest and Weber State for matches this Friday and Sunday. The tournament opens with Stanford and Wake Forest at 6 p.m., followed by Santa Clara and Weber State at 8 p.m.
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Soccer America's Women's Collegiate Team of the Week (Sept. 18-24)
Maite Zabala, California goalie
Heather Aldama, Santa Clara defender
Jenny Benson, Nebraska defender
Sarah Rahko, Boston College midfielder
Kate O'Shaughnessy, Holy Cross midfielder
Stacey Tullock, Arizona State midfielder
Linzy Wolman, Iowa midfielder
Tami Bennett, Washington forward
Jill Stevens, Florida forward
Janet Sury, William & Mary forward
Veronica Zepeda, Santa Clara forward