Bruins Outlast Lancers in Five at Pauley

Jan. 30, 2008

Box Score

The fourth-ranked UCLA men's volleyball team outlasted NAIA powerhouse Cal Baptist in five games Wednesday night in Pauley Pavilion.

The Bruins won 30-27, 28-30, 18-30, 30-21, 15-12 in two hours and 15 minutes in front of 354 fans. The victory raised UCLA's overall record to 7-3. Cal Baptist fell to 2-4.

The Bruins won without sophomore outside hitter Garrett Muagututia, who was ill with the flu. To pick up the slack for their leading hitter and scorer, third-year sophomore Brett Perrine stepped up and led the Bruins with 14 kills, including four in the final game. Junior Jamie Diefenbach added 13 kills (.545), two aces and seven total blocks to lead the Bruins with 19 points. Junior Ryan Ratelle was the third Bruin in double-digits with 11 kills and junior Sean O'Malley added nine kills (.421) off the bench.

Cal Baptist's Adiel Tiedjop led all players with 28 kills (.684), four total blocks and 30.5 points. Yukai Sun added 24 kills, two block assists and 25 points.

The Bruins return to MPSF action on Fri., Feb. 1 against ninth ranked UC Irvine at 7 p.m.

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