Women's Water Polo Nets Six All-Americans

Three-peat champions sweep through post-season awards.

June 3, 1998

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Six UCLA players were selected to the American Water Polo Coaches Association Division I All-America teams, announced today by United States Water Polo. For the second consecutive season, junior Coralie Simmons was named Player of the Year and head coach Guy Baker was honored as Coach of the Year. Senior goalkeeper Nicolle Payne, the 1996 Player of the Year, became a four-time All-American with her selection to the 1998 first team. The complete All-American list follows this release.

Coach of the Year 
Guy Baker
Player of the Year Coralie Simmons (Hemet, CA) 

First Team Coralie Simmons Nicolle Payne (Cerritos, CA) Catharine von Schwarz (junior, Annapolis, MD)

Second Team Robin Beauregard (freshman, Huntington Beach, CA)

Third Team Erin Golaboski (sophomore, Severna Park, MD)

Honorable Mention Katie Tenenbaum (junior, Merced, CA)