Sept. 8, 2003
Senior linebacker Brandon Chillar (Carlsbad, CA/Carlsbad HS) of the UCLA Football Team was selected as the UCLA/MET-Rx Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of Sept. 1-7.
In the season opener at No. 24 Colorado, Chillar recorded a team-high and career-best 13 tackles, including six solos. He also recorded one sack on a fake punt pass attempt, recovered a fumble and also blocked the PAT on Colorado's final touchdown, keeping the Bruins within two points with two minutes to play.
This is Chillar's first UCLA/MET-Rx Student-Athlete of the Week honor of the season and second of his career.
Also nominated: Kim Devine, W. Soccer (game-winning goal in overtime against St. Mary's); Mike Enfield, M. Soccer (one goal, two assists vs. Virginia), Brynn Murphy, W. Volleyball (All-Tournament at Montana Invitational, 32 kills in three matches)