Feb. 23, 1998
The Week in Review/Preview
Sport Record Conf. Record National Rank Last Week Baseball 10-3 2-1 2nd (Base. Amer.) def. Cal State Fullerton, 3-2 2-1 vs. Arizona Men's Basketball 7-17 3-11 lost to UCLA, 82-75 (ot) Women's Basketball 10-13 5-9 lost to UCLA, 87-73 Men's Golf 12th (Golfweek) none Women's Golf 20th (Rolex) none Men's Swimming and Diving 5-2 2-2 6th (CSCA) none Women's Swimming and Diving 8-1 4-1 3rd (CSCA) none Men's Tennis 9-1 3-0 10th (Rolex) 2-1 at ITA Indoor Championships Women's Tennis 5-3 0-3 26th (Rolex) def. San Diego, 6-3 def. San Diego State, 7-0 Men's Volleyball 9-11 1-8 def. La Verne, 3-1 Women's Water Polo 1-6 0-3 lost to UC Santa Barbara, 2-1 Season CompleteRecord Conf. Finish National Finish Notes Women's Cross Country 6th Penc 11th at District VIII Meet Football 6-5 4-4 (t5th) Kelly, Claiborne All-Pac-10 1st team Women's Soccer 16-3-1 7-2 (2nd) 21st (Soccer Buzz) Clark All-American 3rd team Women's Volleyball 23-6 13-5 (t2nd) 9th (AVCA) Marinkovic All-American 1st team Men's Water Polo 21-7 5-3 (1st) 2nd Cimerman All-American 1st teamThis Week
This Week Monday: Women's Golf, at UCLA "Pioneer Electronic Bruin Classic" Tuesday: Men's Volleyball, vs. Cal State Northridge, North Gym, 7 p.m. Baseball, at Pepperdine, 2 p.m. Thursday: Men's Basketball, at Washington, 7 p.m. Women's Swimming, at Pac-10 Championships, at Belmont Plaza in Long Beach, through Saturday Friday: Men's Tennis, vs. San Diego, Marks Tennis Stadium, 1:30 p.m. Men's Volleyball, vs. Pacific, North Gym, 5 p.m. Women's Basketball, vs. Washington, Lyon Center, 7 p.m. (FSW2 delayed to Saturday, 5 p.m.) Baseball, vs. UCLA, 7 p.m. Women's Water Polo, at UC Santa Barbara Tournament, through Sunday Saturday: Men's Volleyball, vs. Stanford, North Gym, 7 p.m. Baseball, at UCLA, 1 p.m. Men's Basketball, at Washington State, 2 p.m. (ABC-TV) Sunday: Women's Tennis, vs. UNLV, Marks Tennis Stadium, Noon Baseball, vs. UCLA, Dedeaux Field, 1 p.m. Women's Basketball, vs. Washington State, Lyon Center, 2 p.m.Athletes of the Week
Ivelina Boteva, Women's Rowing
Boteva, a freshman, won the 2,000 meters on an ergometer at the World Indoor Rowing Championships in Boston on Sunday and broke the junior world record in a time of 6:37.9.
Seth Etherton, Baseball
Etherton, a senior righthander, improved to 4-0 in four starts after beating Arizona, 10-3, on Friday. He went eight innings and struck out nine while allowing four hits, four walks and one run.
Patrick Gottesleben, Men's Tennis
Gottesleben, a sophomore, won all three of his singles matches (at No. 1 or No. 2 on the ladder) and two of his three doubles matches with Akram Zaman at the ITA Team Indoor Championships over the weekend.