June 28, 1999
Bruin track and field stars Mark Hauser and Scott Slover were added to the United States' World University Games team, bringing UCLA's total to 21 participants.
Hauser, a cross-country and track and field All-American, will compete in the 1500m, where he has a personal best of 3:39.92
Slover, a two-time Pac-10 pole vault champion, will compete in his specialty. Slover recently placed fifth at the USA Championships.
The 1999 World University Games will take place July 1-13 in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. Following is the updated list of Bruins on the USA rosters:
UCLA's 1999 World University Games Participants
Sport Athlete/Coach Hometown M. Athletics (Track & Field) Mark Hauser San Diego, CA Scott Slover San Jose, CA W. Athletics (Track & Field) Andrea Anderson Long Beach, CA Joanna Hayes Los Angeles, CA Tracy O'Hara San Diego, CA Suzy Powell Los Angeles, CA Women's Basketball Janae Hubbard Fresno, CA Men's Gymnastics Jim Foody Addison, IL Women's Gymnastics Mohini Bhardwaj Los Angeles, CA Heidi Moneymaker Santa Rosa, CA Steve Gerlach (head coach) Long Beach, CA Men's Volleyball Adam Naeve Los Angeles, CA Trong Nguyen Rosemead, CA Tom Stillwell Northridge, CA Brandon Taliaferro San Clemente, CA Al Scates (head coach) Long Beach, CA John Speraw (assistant coach) Los Angeles, CA Eric Daly (manager) Los Angeles, CA Women's Volleyball Elisabeth Bachman Farmington, MN Men's Water Polo Sean Kern Honolulu, HI Adam Wright Seal Beach, CA