Tori Cooper was always a forward, but a switch to the defense this season has benefited both her and the Buffaloes.
In the final road match of the season, the Buffs fell 3-0 to No. 4 Stanford on Thursday night.
Soccer battles No. 4 Stanford on Thursday, Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. to complete its regular season road schedule.
Junior Kahlia Hogg earned CU Athlete of the Week honors Tuesday for their play during the week of October 6-12.
Colorado scored two goals in the final 15 minutes to record its 10th win of the season.
Brie Hooks scored her fifth goal of the season to lift CU past Oregon State on Friday.
The Buffs travel to the Pacific Northwest to battle Oregon State and Oregon this weekend.
The CU senior anchored a defense that limited the Trojans and Bruins to a combined seven shots on goal.
The CU women's soccer team held top-ranked UCLA scoreless until the 64th minute of the match.
The University of Colorado women's soccer team upset No. 23 USC 1-0 on Friday, earning its first Pac-12 Conference win of the season.
The CU soccer team travels to Los Angeles, Calif. to face No. 23 USC and No. 1 UCLA.
Colorado fell to the No. 12 California Bears 4-2 in its first Pac-12 Conference match on Saturday afternoon at Prentup Field.