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Athlete Of The Week

September 15, 1998

Kirsten Roy

Women's Soccer

Goalkeeper Kirsten Roy was named Big West Conference player of the week after she shut out Fresno State and Air Force in 1-0 victories. Roy, a sophomore from Aliso Niguel High School, has not given up a goal in the last three games. She had six shutouts a year ago, when she played all but 89 minutes during the season.


Cross-country: Christy Villa finished third in the UCI/Asics Invitational last weekend. Arizona's Amy Skieresz won the race. The Anteater women's team competes in the Aztec Invitational Saturday in San Diego's Balboa Park.

Men's soccer: The Anteaters are second among Mountain Pacific Sports Federation teams in points with 21. UCLA leads the conference. Irvine (3-1) hosts Redlands at 7 p.m. Wednesday and plays at Loyola Marymount at 3 p.m. Sunday.

Women's soccer: The Anteaters, ranked seventh in the West Region by the National Soccer Coaches Assn. of America, play at Loyola Marymount at 3 p.m. Friday and host Pepperdine at 1 p.m. Sunday.

Golf: Irvine opens its fall season with the William H. Tucker Invitational Friday and Saturday in Albuquerque.

Women's volleyball: Setter Teri Zartman was named to the all-tournament team at the Pepperdine Classic last weekend. Irvine (2-5) plays at Loyola Marymount at 7 tonight and in the San Jose tournament Friday and Saturday.

Water polo: The Anteaters (0-1) play in the Southern California tournament at Newport Harbor on Sunday.


Nov. 7 University of Calgary, 13 California All Stars, 17 at Pepperdine, 24 CS Stanislaus, 28 at Oregon State, 30 at Portland

Dec. 5 Northern Arizona, 14 at Arizona, 20 James Madison, 22 BYU, 28 Southern Oregon

Jan. 2 at San Diego, 7 North Texas, 9 New Mexico State, 14 at Boise State, 16 at Idaho, 21 Pacific, 23 Long Beach State, 28 at San Luis Obispo, 30 UC Santa Barbara

Feb. 4 Nevada, 6 CS Fullerton, 11 at Utah State, 13 at CS Fullerton, 18 at Long Beach State, 20 at Pacific, 25 UC Santa Barbara, 27 San Luis Obispo

March 5-7 Big West Tournament

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