Gregorio Named Pac-10 Men's Soccer Player of Week

Sept. 3, 2002

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- UCLA junior midfielder Adolfo Gregorio has been named the Pac-10 Men's Soccer Player of the Week for Aug. 27-Sept. 2, Commissioner Tom Hansen announced today.

Gregorio, from Hilmar, Calif., recorded two goals and one assist to lead the Bruins to a 4-1 season-opening victory against Boston University on Aug. 30. Gregorio's first goal was the game-winner, snapping a 1-1 tie in the 70th minute. He also assisted the Bruins' third goal in the 76th minute and scored again himself in the 79th minute. Gregorio's two goals gave him his first multiple-goal game of his collegiate career.

UCLA (2-0-0), ranked 12th by Soccer America and 13th in the NSCAA/adidas poll, returns to action Friday, Sept. 6 at Cal State Fullerton.

This is the first weekly honor for Gregario and UCLA's ninth Player of the Week honor all-time.

ALSO NOMINATED: James Twellman, So F/D STAN.

2002 PAC-10 PLAYERS OF THE WEEK: Sept. 3- Adolfo Gregorio, Jr MF, UCLA.

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