UCLA Women's Water Polo Lands Top Recruiting Class

Dec. 8, 2003

UCLA women's water polo coach Adam Krikorian has signed four student-athletes to national letters of intent, three of which are members of the USA National Youth Team.

Monique Blanchard (Riverside, CA/Riveside Poly HS) plays utility and was the CIF Player of the Year as a junior. Regarded as one of the top five recruits in the nation, she is a member of the USA National Youth Team and has been a USA Jr. All-American the past two years.

Jillian Kraus (Santa Ana, CA/Foothill High) plays utility and has helped her high school team to three consecutive CIF titles while also earning All-CIF Honors. She is a member of the USA National Youth Team and was a Junior Olympic All-American in both the 14 and 16-year old age brackets.

Courtney Mathewson (Anaheim, CA/Canyon HS) is a driver and is a two-time All-CIF player. She is also an All-CIF sprinter and has scored over 200 goals in her first three years of high school competition.

Brittany Rowe (San Diego, CA/University City HS) is an All-CIF selection at University City HS as a utility player. She is also a member of the USA National Youth Team and has excelled at both the high school and club levels.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. San Jose State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 13 - 6
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Redlands
Los Angeles, CA
W, 23 - 2
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Pomona-Pitzer
Los Angeles, CA
W, 25 - 3
Saturday, Apr 09
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
L, 5 - 8
Friday, Apr 15
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 16 - 6
Saturday, Apr 23
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
W, 9 - 8 (3OT)
Friday, Apr 29
at CSU Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
W, 10 - 3
Saturday, Apr 30
vs. Stanford
Bakersfield, CA
L, 3 - 6
Sunday, May 01
vs. California
Bakersfield, CA
W, 7 - 5
Friday, May 13
vs. UC San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
W, 17 - 4
Saturday, May 14
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
L, 4 - 7
Sunday, May 15
vs. Michigan
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 4