Muscle Milk Rotator Sponsor
Bruins Runnerup at Husky Dino Cup
By: UCLA Athletics

October 26, 1998

Defending NCAA mens volleyball champion UCLA took runnerup honors in the 12th Annual Husky Dino Cup Tournament over the weekend, hosted by the University of Calgary. In advancing to the final, the Bruins defeated Long Beach State 3-0 and host Calgary 3-0.

In the match against Long Beach Seth Champi led the Bruins with 17 kills, eight digs and one ace. Senior Fred Robins added 13 kills and 11 digs.

Robins spiked a team high 13 kills and dug nine balls in the 15-8, 15-9, 15-6 victory over Calgary. Junior Evan Thatcher added 11 kills.

In the 3-2 championship match loss to Winnepeg, the Bruins were led by Thatchers 24 kills and 18 digs. Robins also recorded 18 digs and spiked 15 kills.

Robins, Thatcher and setter Brandon Taliaferro were selected to the All-Tournament team.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Sunday, Jan 03 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. British Columbia
Los Angeles, CA
Tuesday, Jan 05 - 4:00 PM PST
at George Mason
Fairfax, VA
Thursday, Jan 07 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. Ohio State
University Park, PA
Friday, Jan 08 - 4:30 PM PST
at Penn State
University Park, PA
Friday, Jan 15 - 7:00 PM PST
at UC Irvine
Irvine, CA
Saturday, Jan 16 - 7:00 PM PST
at UC San Diego
La Jolla, CA
Wednesday, Jan 20 - 7:00 PM PST
at Cal Baptist
Riverside, CA
Saturday, Jan 23 - 3:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Monday, Jan 25 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Princeton
Los Angeles, CA
Wednesday, Jan 27 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Long Beach State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Jan 29 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. CSUN
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Feb 05 - 9:00 PM PST
at Hawai'i
Honolulu, HI
Saturday, Feb 06 - 9:00 PM PST
at Hawai'i
Honolulu, HI
Thursday, Feb 11 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. UC Irvine
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Feb 13 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. UC San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Feb 19 - 7:00 PM PST
at Pepperdine
Malibu, CA
Sunday, Feb 21 - 11:00 AM PST
at Stanford
Maples Pavilion- Stanford, CA
Wednesday, Feb 24 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Cal Baptist
Los Angeles, CA