Ben Kohlloeffel Named UCLA/MET-Rx Student-Athlete of the Week

May 30, 2006

Junior Ben Kohlloeffel (Herne, Germany/Otto-Hahn Gymnasium) of the UCLA Men's Tennis team was selected as the UCLA/MET-Rx Student-Athlete of the Week (May 22-29).

Kohlloeffel became UCLA's first NCAA singles champion in 31 years, defeating Virginia's Somdev Devvarman, 6-1, 6-4 Monday afternoon in the NCAA Finals at Stanford University. Kohlloeffel finishes his junior season with a 47-4 overall record, including a 31-2 record against ranked opponents, and he ended the year by winning 13 in a row and 27 of his last 28. He became only the second player in history to win the ITA National Indoor and NCAA titles in same season.

This is Kohlloeffel's second UCLA/MET-Rx Student-Athlete of the Week honor of the season and of his career.

Also nominated: Amie Cochran, W. Golf; Andrea Duran, Softball; Dave Huff, Baseball; Joel Tuotso, M. Track & Field; Rhonda Watkins, W. Track & Field.

Visit the UCLA/MET-Rx Student-Athlete of the Week Archive.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Feb 27
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
W, 4 - 3
Tuesday, Mar 01
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 2
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vs. Pacific Coast ...
La Jolla, CA
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Thursday, Mar 10
vs. BYU
Los Angeles, CA
W, 7 - 0
Tuesday, Mar 22
at UNLV
Las Vegas, NV
W, 6 - 1
Friday, Mar 25
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
W, 4 - 1
Sunday, Mar 27
at Washington
Seattle, WA
W, 4 - 0
Friday, Apr 01
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 1
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. California
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 2
Friday, Apr 08
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
W, 4 - 0
Sunday, Apr 10
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
W, 4 - 0
Thursday, Apr 14
vs. UC San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
W, 7 - 0
Sunday, Apr 17
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 2
Friday, Apr 22
vs. Stanford
Ojai, CA
W, 4 - 1
Saturday, Apr 23
vs. California
Ojai, CA
W, 4 - 1
Friday, May 13
vs. Weber State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 0
Saturday, May 14
vs. San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 0
Friday, May 20
vs. Stanford
Tulsa, OK
W, 4 - 2
Sunday, May 22
vs. Oklahoma
Tulsa, OK
L, 3 - 4
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