Nov. 30, 2009
Junior attacker Ben Hohl (Atherton, CA/ Menlo School) of the UCLA men's water polo team was selected as the UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week for Nov. 23-29.
Hohl scored a team-leading nine goals in three MPSF Tournament matches, helping lead the Bruins to their first MPSF Tournament championship since 2000. Hohl scored three goals in an 8-5 win over Pepperdine on Friday, registered four goals in a 10-6 victory versus top-seeded USC on Saturday and then netted two goals in UCLA's title-clinching victory over California on Sunday. He currently ranks second on the team with 37 goals in 28 matches.
This is Hohl's first UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week honor of the season and of his career.
Also nominated: Akeem Ayers, Football; Lauren Cheney, W. Soccer; Lainey Gera, W. Volleyball; Brian Perk, M. Soccer; Michael Roll, M. Basketball; Markel Walker, W. Basketball.