Four Bruins Named To College Soccer News All-America Team

Dec. 11, 2003

Bruin seniors Matt Taylor, Adolfo Gregorio, Zach Wells and Leonard Griffin were selected to College Soccer News' 2003 All-America Team.

Taylor, a forward from Irvine, Calif. who led UCLA with 14 goals and 36 points, and Gregorio, a midfielder from Hilmar, Calif. who was the Bruins' assist leader with 14, were first-team selections. Costa Mesa, Calif. Wells, the Sports Illustrated on Campus National Player of the Year who set a UCLA record with a 0.52 goals against average this season, earned second-team honors. Griffin, a defender from Palmdale, Calif. who earned first-team NSCAA All-Far West and All-Pac-10 acclaim, was chosen to the third team.


First Team
Forwards - Jeremiah White (Wake Forest), Sr.; Joseph Ngwenya (Coastal Carolina), Sr.; Matt Taylor (UCLA), Sr.
Midfielders - Sumed Ibrahim (Maryland), Sr., Adolfo Gregorio (UCLA), Sr.; Knox Cameron (Michigan), Jr.; David Wagenfuhr (Creighton), Sr.
Defenders - Trevor McEachron (Old Dominion), Jr.; Chris Wingert (St. John's), Sr.; Edwin Miranda (Cal State Northridge), Sr.
Goalkeeper - Chris Sawyer (Notre Dame), Jr.

Second Team
Forwards -
Josh Gros (Rutgers), Sr.; Matthew Delicate (VCU), Sr.; Ned Grabavoy (Indiana), Jr.; Ryan Pore (Tulsa), So.
Midfielders - Memo Arzate (UCSB), Sr., C.J. Klaas (Washington), Jr.; Scott Buete (Maryland), Sr.
Defenders - Guy Melamed (Boston College), Jr.; Adrian Cann (Louisville), Sr.; Ryan Cochrane (Santa Clara), Jr.
Goalkeeper - Zach Wells (UCLA), Sr.

Third Team
Forwards -
Alan Gordon (Oregon State), Sr.; Vedad Ibisevic (St. Louis), Fr.; Adom Crew (Brown), Sr.
Midfielders - Kevin Hudson (SMU), Sr., John Pulido (FIU), Sr.; Johnny David (Farleigh Dickinson), Sr.
Defenders - Leonard Griffin (UCLA), Sr.; Seth Stammler (Maryland), Sr.; Matt Oliver (Virginia), Sr.
Goalkeeper - William Hesmer (Wake Forest), Sr.

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