Bruins Down Golden Bears in Pauley Pavilion Sweep

Nov. 2, 2002

Final Stats

LOS ANGELES - Behind double-figure kill performances from Lauren Fendrick (14), Brittany Ringel (13), and Brynn Murphy (11), the Bruins downed the California Golden Bears 30-23, 32-30, 30-24 at Pauley Pavilion Saturday night. The win puts UCLA's record at 13-10, 6-7 in conference play. California's record drops to 15-8, 5-8.

It was an all-around victory for the Bruins, out-hitting Cal .286 to .143 for the match, holding the Bears to an .061 percentage in the opening game. UCLA also won the battle at the net, out-blocking Cal 9-7, and on the floor, out-digging the visitors 71-58. Murphy had the best hitting performance of the night at .526, while three other Bruins hit above .300. Chrissie Zartman led all players with 22 digs in the match.

The Bruins held the Bears at bay the whole night. In game one, UCLA's lead was cut to one as late as 18-17 before the Bruins went on a 12-6 run to close. Cal tightened the match with a late charge in game two, tying the Bruins at 30, but Angela Eckmier helped give UCLA a two-game advantage with a kill and block-assist on the final two points. Cal led the third game by two points early on several occasions, but the Bruins caught the visitors at 13 and never looked back, outscoring Cal 17-11 to secure the win.

UCLA hits the road for Veteran's Day weekend, visiting Oregon State on Friday and Oregon on Saturday before coming home to meet the Pepperdine Waves on Tuesday, Nov. 12.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Aug 29
vs. Virginia
Los Angeles, CA
(25-19, 25-21, 25-16)
Sunday, Aug 30
vs. Loyola Marymount
Los Angeles, CA
(15-25, 23-25, 27-29)
Friday, Sep 04 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. American University
Honolulu, HI
Saturday, Sep 05 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. Iowa
Honolulu, HI
Sunday, Sep 06 - 8:00 PM PST
at Hawai'i
Honolulu, HI
Friday, Sep 11 - 4:00 PM PST
vs. San Diego
Santa Barbara, CA
Saturday, Sep 12 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. SMU
Santa Barbara, CA
Sunday, Sep 13 - 2:00 PM PST
at UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
Friday, Sep 18 - 10:00 AM PST
at UC Irvine
Irvine, CA
Friday, Sep 18 - 7:30 PM PST
at Long Beach State
Long Beach, CA
Wednesday, Sep 23 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Sep 27 - 12:00 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Friday, Oct 02 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Washington
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 04 - 11:00 AM PST
vs. Washington State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Oct 09 - 5:00 PM PST
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Sunday, Oct 11 - 11:00 AM PST
at Colorado
Boulder, CO
Friday, Oct 16 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 18 - 1:30 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Oct 23 - 6:00 PM PST
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
Sunday, Oct 25 - 12:00 PM PST
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
Friday, Oct 30 - 7:00 PM PST
at Washington State
Pullman, WA
Sunday, Nov 01 - 11:00 AM PST
at Washington
Seattle, WA
Wednesday, Nov 04 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. Colorado
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 06 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Utah
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Nov 12 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Nov 15 - 11:00 AM PST
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 20 - 6:00 PM PST
at Arizona State
Tempe, AZ
Sunday, Nov 22 - 11:00 AM PST
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Wednesday, Nov 25 - 8:00 PM PST
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 27 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA