Katie Rulon Named UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week

Feb. 11, 2008

Junior attacker Katie Rulon (Point Loma, CA/Univ. of San Diego HS) of the UCLA women's water polo team was selected as the UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week (February 4-10).

Rulon scored 12 goals in UCLA's five wins last week, leading the Bruins to an 8-4 victory over No. 2 USC in the championship match of the Stanford Invitational on Sunday with a two-goal performance. She scored three goals each against San Jose State and Hawai'i and had two-goal games against Michigan and Hartwick. Rulon, who has scored two goals or more in each of 10 matches this season, leads the team with 26 goals. UCLA remains perfect with a 10-0 record and No. 1 national ranking.

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

Also nominated: GiOnna DiSalvatore, Softball; Anna Li, Gymnastics; Elizabeth Lumpkin, W. Tennis; Lindsey Pluimer, W. Basketball; Holden Seguso, M. Tennis; Russell Westbrook, M. Basketball.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. San Jose State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 13 - 6
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Redlands
Los Angeles, CA
W, 23 - 2
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Pomona-Pitzer
Los Angeles, CA
W, 25 - 3
Saturday, Apr 09
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
L, 5 - 8
Friday, Apr 15
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 16 - 6
Saturday, Apr 23
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
W, 9 - 8 (3OT)
Friday, Apr 29
at CSU Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
W, 10 - 3
Saturday, Apr 30
vs. Stanford
Bakersfield, CA
L, 3 - 6
Sunday, May 01
vs. California
Bakersfield, CA
W, 7 - 5
Friday, May 13
vs. UC San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
W, 17 - 4
Saturday, May 14
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
L, 4 - 7
Sunday, May 15
vs. Michigan
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 4