Glory Yang Named UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week
Sept. 15, 2008
Sophomore Glory Yang (Seoul, South Korea/Lindfield Christian HS) of the UCLA women's golf team was selected as the UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week for Sept. 8-14.
Yang won her first collegiate title at the Topy Cup in Japan last week, recording scores of 71-71-70 -- 212 (-4). She tied for first after 54 holes and won with a birdie on the second playoff hole. Yang's scores helped the Bruin capture their first tournament win of the season, defeating second-place Tulsa by 14 shots with a 54-hole total of 864 (E).
This is Yang's first UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week honor of the season and of her career.
Also nominated: Sydney Leroux, W. Soccer; Dicey McGraw, W. Volleyball; Krsto Sbutega, M. Water Polo