Bruins Defeat Cardinal in Four

Jan. 11, 2008

Final Stats

The UCLA men's volleyball team won its first league opener in three years by beating Stanford in four games Friday night in Pauley Pavilion.

The Bruins won 30-19, 24-30, 30-24, 30-18 in one hour and 45 minutes before 938 fans. The victory raised UCLA's overall record to 3-1, 1-0 in MPSF play. Stanford fell to 2-1, 0-1.

Junior setter Matt Wade started and finished the match for the Bruins, distributing 52 assists and directing an offense that hit .372. Wade added two kills (.500) and three block assists for 3.5 points. He spread the ball around to hitters Garrett Muagututia (15 kills, .345, two aces, four block assists, 19 points), Brett Perrine (12 kills, .308, four total blocks, 14.5 points) and Jamie Diefenbach (12 kills, .750, seven total blocks, 16 points).

Tony Ker dug 15 balls to lead all players and Muagututia added 11.

Evan Romero led the Cardinal with 22 kills and 23.5 points.

UCLA hosts Pacific on Sat., Jan. 12 at 7 p.m. in Pauley Pavilion.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Friday, Apr 01
vs. Brigham Young
Los Angeles, CA
(17-25, 25-19, 25-27, 13-25)
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. Brigham Young
Los Angeles, CA
(25-20, 20-25, 18-25, 23-25)
Thursday, Apr 07
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
(27-25, 25-18, 25-22)
Saturday, Apr 09
vs. Pepperdine
Los Angeles, CA
(25-18, 21-25, 25-16, 25-23)
Saturday, Apr 16
vs. Hawai'i
Los Angeles, CA
(25-16, 25-16, 22-25, 25-21)
Thursday, Apr 21
vs. Long Beach State
Provo, UT
(26-24, 28-26, 25-19)
Saturday, Apr 23
at Brigham Young
Provo, UT
(20-25, 19-25, 25-18, 15-25)
Thursday, May 05
vs. Ohio State
University Park, PA
(25-22, 22-25, 21-25, 25-20, 16-18)
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS