Forward Rashidah Sherman, who had a hat trick in the New York Magic's opening season 3-0 win over the New Jersey Rangers Saturday, was named Wednesday the USL W-League's first Player of the Week for the 2011 season.
Sherman led the Magic to a division title last season and was named the league's Rookie of the Year.
Here are the other players who were named to the USL Team of the Week:
USL TEAM OF THE WEEK
Aleta Smith - New York Magic
Elizabeth Eddy - Pali Blues
Blakely Mattern - Charlotte Lady Eagles
Katie Tarrant - Los Angeles Strikers
Anisa Guajardo - Pali Blues
Tiffany Weimer - Vancouver Whitecaps
Megan Tomlinson - Atlanta Silverbacks
Tiffini Turpin - Atlanta Silverbacks
Christy Rife - Charlotte Lady Eagles