For the second straight year, senior forward Chiney Ogwumike swept the individual Pac-12 awards, receiving both the Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year honors. This is her third consecutive defensive award.
On Thursday sophomore diver Kristian Ipsen and head diving coach Rick Schavone were named the Pac-12 Diver and Coach of the Year, respectively.
On the eve of Stanford’s first Rose Bowl appearance in 12 seasons, second-year head coach David Shaw has signed a long-term extension to remain on the Farm, Stanford president John Hennessy and athletic director Bernard Muir announced Wednesday.
Football Head Coach David Shaw was named the 2012 Pac-12 Coach of the Year on Monday when the conference awards were announced—24 players earned individual honors as well. In just his second year as Stanford’s head coach, Shaw has now won the award for two straight years. Only three other coaches in conference history have earned the honor in back-to-back seasons.