September 2, 1998
The No. 15 Bruins won their first game of the 1998 season,defeating Navy 3-0. Sophomore forward Venus James scored first for the Bruins in the 49th minute. Freshman Staci Duncan recorded her first collegiate goal off an assist from freshman defender Bethany Bogart in the 64th minute. Senior midfielder Louise Lieberman put UCLA up 3-0 with a goal in the 65th minute off an assist from freshman Lauren Emblem. The Bruins outshot the Midshipmen 25-2 in the 3-0 win. UCLA's record is now 1-0, while Navy drops to 0-1. The Bruins will face the Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Mustangs Friday, September 4 at 7:30 pm at El Camino College.