Bruins Sweep Patriots for 22nd Victory

March 16, 2002

The top-ranked UCLA men's volleyball team swept visiting George Mason University Saturday night in a non-conference match at Pauley Pavilion.

The Bruins (22-3) won 30-22, 30-25, 30-22 in 80 minutes before 386 fans. The Patriots fell to 10-6 overall.

Sophomore Chris Pena led the Bruins with 14 kills (.700), one block and one dig. Pena had zero hitting errors in 20 attempts. Senior Matt Komer and junior Cameron Mount each added 12 kills as the Bruins torched the Patriots with an attack percentage of .515.

Shaun Powell led George Mason with 13 kills (.348) and seven digs. Art Kulans and Scott Kittleson added 12 and 10 kills, respectively.

The Bruins out-blocked the Patriots, 5-2.

UCLA will take a week off for final exams, before returning to conference play on Mar. 27 against USC in a match that has been moved to the Lyon Center.

The Bruins' next home match will be their regular season finale against Cal State Northridge on Mar. 30 at 7 p.m. in Pauley Pavilion.

In the MPSF standings the Bruins are in first place with a 14-2 record, ahead of Pepperdine and Hawaii by percentage points. UCLA visits Pepperdine Mar. 30 and Hawaii on Apr. 5 & 6.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
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
Wednesday, Feb 24 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Cal Baptist
Los Angeles, CA