Scarvelis Chooses UCLA

Track & Field Star Picks Bruins Over Oregon & Oklahoma

Mike Klan, KEYT NewsChannel 3 Sports Director, mklan@keyt.com
POSTED: 12:14 AM PST Feb 01, 2014 
Scarvelis Chooses UCLA
GOLETA, Calif. -

Stamatia Scarvelis already has a huge fan at UCLA, her brother Nicholas.

The Dos Pueblos High School senior who won a state and national championship in the shot put in 2013 picked UCLA over Oregon and Oklahoma. Scarvelis made the choice known during halftime of the Chargers boys basketball game versus Santa Barbara.

Her brother Nicholas Scarvelis also throws the shot put for the Bruins.