Four UCLA Golfers Earn Conference Academic Honors

June 18, 2003

Four UCLA golfers earned All-Pac-10 Academic honors, the Pacific-10 Conference announced today.

Gina Umeck (Redlands, CA), Bridget Dwyer (Kailua, HI), Melissa Martin (Altadena, CA) and Travis Johnson (Bellflower,CA) were each honored for their excellence in the classroom. Umeck and Johnson earned first-team honors, Dwyer was a second team selection and Martin earned honorable mention acclaim.

For Umeck, a three-time All-Pac-10 player, she earned first-team all-conference academic honors for the second straight year. She boasts a 3.50 gpa in Spanish and has earned mention on the Director's Honor Roll eight times.

Bridget Dwyer's selection to the all-academic team is her first. The fourth-year junior has earned a spot on the Director's Honor roll 11 times and boasts a 3.49 gpa in economics. She is a two-time participant in the U.S. Women's Amateur Championship.

Melissa Martin, who owns a 3.11 grade point average in Psychology, also earned her first selection this year to the all-conference academic team. She has been a member of the Director's Honor Roll six times.

Johnson, a Sociology major with a minor in Policy Studies, boasts a 3.37 grade point average. He also earned Academic All-America honors from the Golf Coaches Assn. of America last month as well as All-America honors for finishing among the Top 20 at the Men's NCAA Championships.

All four players will be seniors for the 2003-04 academic year.


EVENT INFORMATION
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Friday, Apr 01
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
1st (-2, 286)
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
Story
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
2nd in Match Play
Friday, Apr 08
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
Story
Saturday, Apr 09
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
Story
Sunday, Apr 10
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
1st (-12, 852)
Monday, Apr 18
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
Story
Tuesday, Apr 19
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
Story
Wednesday, Apr 20
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
2nd (-15, 849)
Thursday, May 05
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Story
Friday, May 06
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Story
Saturday, May 07
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
3rd (+1, 865)
Friday, May 20
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Story
Saturday, May 21
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Story
Sunday, May 22
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Story
Monday, May 23
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
1st (-8, 1,144)
Tuesday, May 24
vs. Oregon
Eugene, OR
Won 4-0-1
Tuesday, May 24
vs. Washington
Eugene, OR
Lost 3-1-1
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