Alex Hernandez (Oly-Pen Force) – The Oly-Pen Force picked up their first win of the young season on Saturday night thanks to long time Force star Alex Hernandez’s hat trick against the Portland Blacktails. Hernandez scored the first Force goal of the game to equalize early and then gave the Force the lead in the fourth quarter that they would not relinquish. This is the third Offensive Player Of The Week award for the 2017-2018 WISL Golden Boot winner.
Other nominees: AJ Nitzel (Tacoma), Moises Diaz (Portland)
Austin Rogers (Portland Blacktails) – Making his debut for the Portland Blacktails back in Bremerton where he played for the Kitsap Pumas, Austin Rogers kept the Blacktails in a very tight game coming up huge multiple times to keep Portland within striking distance in the loss. The Portland native is back in his hometown after stints playing in Mongolia, Romania, Kosovo, Detroit and San Diego.
Other nominees: Ryley Johnson (Tacoma), Brent Ricigliano (Oly-Pen)