Nick Meister Named UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week

Feb. 7, 2012

Redshirt senior Nick Meister (Trabuco Canyon, CA/Tesoro HS) of the UCLA men's tennis team was selected as the UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week for Jan. 30-Feb. 5.

Meister, also this week's Pac-12 Player of the Week, won a pair of singles matches over the weekend, helping the ninth-ranked UCLA men's tennis team to wins over two top 15 teams. With Friday's dual match against No. 13 Cal tied at 3-3, Meister downed Nick Andrews, 6-3, 6-7(5), 6-1 at court No. 1, propelling the Bruins to a 4-3 win. The following day at No. 6 Stanford, Meister upset 37th-ranked Ryan Thacher, 7-6(6), 1-6, 7-5 at the No. 1 position, helping UCLA to a 6-1 victory. With the two wins, Meister improved his record to 5-0 on the season.

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

Also nominated: Tori Anthony, W. Track & Field; KK Clark, W. Water Polo; Rebekah Gardner, W. Basketball; Samantha Peszek, Gymnastics; Joshua Smith, M. Basketball; Nick Vogel, M. Volleyball; Pontus Widegren, M. Golf; Mike Woepse, M. Track & Field.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Friday, Apr 01
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 1
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. California
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 2
Friday, Apr 08
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
W, 4 - 0
Sunday, Apr 10
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
W, 4 - 0
Thursday, Apr 14
vs. UC San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
W, 7 - 0
Sunday, Apr 17
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 2
Friday, Apr 22
vs. Stanford
Ojai, CA
W, 4 - 1
Saturday, Apr 23
vs. California
Ojai, CA
W, 4 - 1
Friday, May 13
vs. Weber State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 0
Saturday, May 14
vs. San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 0
Friday, May 20
vs. Stanford
Tulsa, OK
W, 4 - 2
Sunday, May 22
vs. Oklahoma
Tulsa, OK
L, 3 - 4
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS