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UCLA Splits Four Exhibition Matches at UCSB Invitational
By: UCLA Athletics

The UCLA men’s volleyball team split four exhibition matches Friday during opening round competition at the UC Santa Barbara Invitational.

In the morning matches, UCLA lost 2-0 to IPFW (29-31, 23-25), but beat UC San Diego 2-0 (25-19, 25-21). Against the Mastadons, senior Gonzalo Quiroga recorded 13 kills and an ace, followed by five kills and an ace from freshman Jackson Bantle. In the victory against UC San Diego, freshman Mitch Stahl hit .600 with a line of 10-1-15, and senior Robart Page added seven kills in 12 swings.

In the afternoon UCLA defeated CS Northridge 2-1 (23-25, 25-21, 15-8), but dropped a 2-0 decision to Long Beach State (19-25, 18-25). In the victory against the Matadors, Page led the Bruins with nine kills and two total blocks, followed by eight from Stahl. Against Long Beach State, Page was the Bruins' kill leader with 11, and freshman Michael Fisher added five.

UCLA will play Stanford on Saturday in the seventh place match. The match will be the regular season opener for both teams.

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Sunday, Jan 03 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. British Columbia
Los Angeles, CA
Tuesday, Jan 05 - 4:00 PM PST
at George Mason
Fairfax, VA
Thursday, Jan 07 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. Ohio State
University Park, PA
Friday, Jan 08 - 4:30 PM PST
at Penn State
University Park, PA
Friday, Jan 15 - 7:00 PM PST
at UC Irvine
Irvine, CA
Saturday, Jan 16 - 7:00 PM PST
at UC San Diego
La Jolla, CA
Wednesday, Jan 20 - 7:00 PM PST
at Cal Baptist
Riverside, CA
Saturday, Jan 23 - 3:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Monday, Jan 25 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Princeton
Los Angeles, CA
Wednesday, Jan 27 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Long Beach State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Jan 29 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. CSUN
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Feb 05 - 9:00 PM PST
at Hawai'i
Honolulu, HI
Saturday, Feb 06 - 9:00 PM PST
at Hawai'i
Honolulu, HI
Thursday, Feb 11 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. UC Irvine
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Feb 13 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. UC San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Feb 19 - 7:00 PM PST
at Pepperdine
Malibu, CA
Sunday, Feb 21 - 11:00 AM PST
at Stanford
Maples Pavilion- Stanford, CA