Jeff Menzel Named Golden1 Athlete of The Week

Feb. 2, 2009

Jeff totaled 54 kills and established two new career-highs over a pair of matches against league rival BYU this past week at Robertson Gymnasium.

In the first match, Menzel totaled 25 kills to help UCSB to its first win over Brigham Young since the 2005 season. He also had nine digs, two blocks, and 26.5 total points. His kill and point totals were both match-highs.

In Saturday's rematch, a 3-2 loss, the sophomore outside hitter posted a career-high 29 kills and matched his career-best with 31.5 points. Menzel also had an assist, an ace, three digs, and two blocks. His first kill of the match was the 600th of his career.

Menzel has led UCSB in kills, attack attempts, and points in all eight matches.