Junior guard Nirra Fields from the UCLA women’s basketball team was named the UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week for Dec 15-21.
Fields was the only Bruin to average in double figures last week as UCLA went 1-2, after going 1-1 in the Tulane DoubleTree Classic on Dec. 18-19 (lost to Miami, 74-67, and defeated Samford, 71-52) and falling to No. 2 Connecticut in the Hall of Fame Holiday Showcase, 86-50 on Dec. 21. Fields was named to Tulane’s All-Tournament Team after scoring 21 points and registering five steals in the win over Samford. She had 15 points and eight rebounds in the setback to Miami. Fields ended the week with five points, five rebounds and two assists in the loss to No. UConn. For the week, she averaged 13.7 points, 4.3 rebounds, 2.0 steals and 1.3 assists per game.
This is Fields’ first UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week honor of the season and third of her career.
Larry Ndjock, M. Soccer (Dec. 8-14)
Danny McClintick, M. Water Polo (Dec. 1-7)
Karsta Lowe, W. Volleyball (Nov. 24-30)
Leo Stolz, M. Soccer (Nov. 17-23)
Katelyn Rowland, W. Soccer (Nov. 10-16)
Kylie McCarthy, W. Soccer (Nov. 3-9)
Ryder Roberts, M. Water Polo (Oct. 27-Nov. 2)
Gordon Marshall, M. Water Polo (Oct. 20-26)
Abu Danladi, M. Soccer (Oct. 13-19)
Annie Alvarado, W. Soccer (Oct. 6-12)
Robin Anderson, W. Tennis (Sept. 29-Oct. 5)
Ishmael Adams, Football (Sept. 22-28)
Garrett Danner, M. Water Polo (Sept. 15-21)
Jerry Neuheisel, Football (Sept. 8-14)
Brett Hundley, Football (Sept. 1-7)
Eric Kendricks, Football (Aug. 25-31)
Sam Mewis, Women's Soccer (Aug. 18-24)