Sydnee Michaels Named UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week

Sept. 29, 2008

Junior Sydnee Michaels (Temecula, CA/Linfield Christian) of the UCLA women's golf team was selected as the UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week for Sept. 22-28.

Michaels won the Mason Rudolph Championship with scores of 68-70-67--205 (-11) and led the Bruin team to its second tournament title in as many starts, beating runner-up and top-ranked USC by six shots. Michaels' victory was the second of her collegiate career and first since her freshman season. She leads the Bruins in stroke average at 70.8 and is seven-under par through six rounds this season. Michaels, the GolfWorld and Golf Week Player of the Week, made a hole-in-one in the second round.

This is Michaels' first UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week honor of the season and of her career.

Also nominated: Terrence Austin, Football; Katja Goldring, W. Cross Country; Michael Stephens, M. Soccer; Ashley Thompson, W. Soccer


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
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
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS