Jade Machado Named to ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District VIII Team

Nov. 6, 2008

Senior Jade Machado was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District VIII Team on Thursday, marking the third straight year that she has been recognized.

Machado, who earned second-team accolades in 2006 and first-team honors in 2007, was a second-team honoree this year. Machado, a communications major with a minor in education, played in the first 16 matches this season, but is currently sidelined with a foot injury. This year, the senior is averaging 1.05 digs per set and has a pair of service aces.

The UCLA women's volleyball team has earned six ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District VIII selections over the last three seasons. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be a starter or important reserve with at least a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) and have completed one full calendar year at their institution. The nominees on the ballot are voted on by members of CoSIDA (College Sports Information Directors of America).


EVENT INFORMATION
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Sunday, Nov 15
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
(25-18, 25-19, 25-27, 25-19)
Friday, Nov 20
at Arizona State
Tempe, AZ
(25-22, 22-25, 19-25, 28-26, 15-10)
Sunday, Nov 22
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
(22-25, 27-29, 27-25, 25-21, 10-15)
Wednesday, Nov 25
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
(25-18, 17-25, 25-19, 12-25, 15-12)
Friday, Nov 27
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
(18-25, 25-22, 25-20, 21-25, 11-15)
Friday, Dec 04
vs. Lipscomb
Los Angeles, CA
(25-10, 25-22, 25-15)
Saturday, Dec 05
vs. Michigan
Los Angeles, CA
(23-25, 24-26, 25-22, 25-20, 15-11)
Friday, Dec 11
at Texas
Austin, TX
(25-23, 22-25, 10-25, 20-25)
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