UCLA has announced plans to induct eight new members into the UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame.
The 2016 inductees are Julie Adams (softball), Jamie Dantzscher (women’s gymnastics), Baron Davis (men’s basketball), Natalie Golda (women’s water polo), Chris Henderson (men’s soccer), Adam Krikorian (water polo), Mike Marsh (track & field) and Wendell Tyler (football).
According to UCLA’s official press release, this group includes:
six NCAA champions (Adams, Dantzscher, Golda, Henderson, Krikorian and Marsh) who have totaled 26 national team and individual championships between them, three Olympians who have combined to win six Olympic medals (Dantzscher, Golda, Marsh), a Women’s College World Series Most Outstanding Player (Adams), an NBA All-Star (Davis), and a Super Bowl champion (Tyler).
In addition to their actual induction ceremony on September 30th, this year’s inductees will be honored at halftime of the UCLA-Arizona football game at the Rose Bowl on October 1.
Congratulations to these Bruin legends!