Sydney Leroux Named UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week

Nov. 18, 2009

Sophomore forward Sydney Leroux (Vancouver, BC/ Horizon HS) of the UCLA women's soccer team was selected as the UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week for Nov. 9-16.

Leroux led the nation in goals scored through the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament, as she scored six in UCLA's wins over Boise State and San Diego State over the weekend. In the Bruins' first-round victory over Boise State on Friday, Leroux tied a school record with four goals, helping UCLA to a 7-1 win over the Broncos. Leroux came back strong on Sunday, scoring two more in a 5-0 second-round victory over San Diego State. For her efforts she was named Top Drawer Soccer's National Player of the Week. Leroux leads the team in scoring with 44 points (21g, 2a)

This is Leroux's second UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week honor of the season and of her career.

Also nominated: Marco Anzures, M. Cross Country; Akeem Ayers, Football; Brittany Beauchan, W. Swimming & Diving; Scott Davidson, M. Water Polo; Lainey Gera, W. Volleyball; Shannon Murakami, W. Cross Country; Kyle Nakazawa, M. Soccer.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Wednesday, Aug 12
vs. Missouri
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Aug 21
at Long Beach State
Long Beach, CA
L, 0 - 1
Sunday, Aug 23
at San Diego
San Diego, CA
W, 1 - 0 (2OT)
Sunday, Aug 30
vs. Wisconsin
Los Angeles, CA
W, 2 - 1
Friday, Sep 04 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Virginia
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Sep 06 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Texas
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Sep 11 - 4:00 PM PST
at Wake Forest
Winston-Salem, NC
Sunday, Sep 13 - 10:00 AM PST
at North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
Thursday, Sep 17 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Pepperdine
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Sep 25 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Oct 01 - 7:00 PM PST
at Washington
Seattle, WA
Sunday, Oct 04 - 11:00 AM PST
at Washington State
Pullman, WA
Friday, Oct 09 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 11 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Oct 17 - 1:00 PM PST
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
Friday, Oct 23 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Colorado
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 25 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Utah
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Oct 29 - 3:30 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Sunday, Nov 01 - 3:30 PM PST
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
Friday, Nov 06 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 13 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA First Round
Friday, Nov 20 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Second Round
Sunday, Nov 22 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Third Round
Friday, Nov 27 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Quarterfinals