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Senior Ayan Broomfield – who spent her first two seasons of her collegiate career at Clemson – said that she is excited to embrace the USC rivalry one last time at home Friday afternoon. (Jacqueline Gerdne/Daily Bruin)

Fresh off tight win against Cal, women’s tennis seeks victory over newly ranked USC

This post was updated March 3 at 2:31 p.m. The Bruins will face their crosstown foes in the wake of a nail-biting victory. No. 5 UCLA women’s tennis (7-1) will host UC Santa Barbara (4-3) at the Los Angeles Tennis Center on Thursday before squaring off against No. Read more...

Photo: Senior Ayan Broomfield – who spent her first two seasons of her collegiate career at Clemson – said that she is excited to embrace the USC rivalry one last time at home Friday afternoon. (Jacqueline Gerdne/Daily Bruin)

Senior Ayan Broomfield – who spent her first two seasons of her collegiate career at Clemson – said that she is excited to embrace the USC rivalry one last time at home Friday afternoon. (Jacqueline Gerdne/Daily Bruin)

On Saturday afternoon, sophomore Abi Altick came back after dropping the first set 6-1 to Cal's Anna Bright to get the win and clinch the dual victory for No. 5 UCLA women's tennis. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Women’s tennis sweeps Saint Mary’s, clinches close victory over Cal

Abi Altick turned her match around from a blowout loss into a clinching win. “I was in (a similar) situation last year,” the sophomore said. “It was just really a good feeling when I finally won.” No. Read more...

Photo: On Saturday afternoon, sophomore Abi Altick came back after dropping the first set 6-1 to Cal's Anna Bright to get the win and clinch the dual victory for No. 5 UCLA women's tennis. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

On Saturday afternoon, sophomore Abi Altick came back after dropping the first set 6-1 to Cal's Anna Bright to get the win and clinch the dual victory for No. 5 UCLA women's tennis. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Senior Alaina Miller won both of her singles matches at the Oracle ITA Division I National Women's Team Indoor Championship this weekend in Seattle. No. 8 UCLA women's tennis fell in the quarterfinals to No. 3 North Carolina on Sunday night. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Women’s tennis’ win streak comes to an end at ITA indoor championships

Winning ways came to a halt at the indoor championships. No. 8 UCLA women’s tennis (5-1) fell to No. 3 North Carolina on Sunday in a 4-1 defeat a day after edging out No. Read more...

Photo: Senior Alaina Miller won both of her singles matches at the Oracle ITA Division I National Women's Team Indoor Championship this weekend in Seattle. No. 8 UCLA women's tennis fell in the quarterfinals to No. 3 North Carolina on Sunday night. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Senior Alaina Miller won both of her singles matches at the Oracle ITA Division I National Women's Team Indoor Championship this weekend in Seattle. No. 8 UCLA women's tennis fell in the quarterfinals to No. 3 North Carolina on Sunday night. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Freshman Elysia Bolton won 7-5, 6-4 against Oklahoma State's Bunyawi Thamchaiwat and then 6-2, 6-3 against Tulsa's Martina Okalova. Both of Bolton's wins clinched the victories for UCLA women's tennis – remaining undefeated during dual play. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Women’s tennis remains undefeated with victories over Oklahoma State, Tulsa

The Bruins claimed their first victory against a ranked opponent. No. 8 UCLA women’s tennis (4-0) won both of its matchups this weekend, including a 4-1 victory over No. Read more...

Photo: Freshman Elysia Bolton won 7-5, 6-4 against Oklahoma State's Bunyawi Thamchaiwat and then 6-2, 6-3 against Tulsa's Martina Okalova. Both of Bolton's wins clinched the victories for UCLA women's tennis – remaining undefeated during dual play. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Freshman Elysia Bolton won 7-5, 6-4 against Oklahoma State's Bunyawi Thamchaiwat and then 6-2, 6-3 against Tulsa's Martina Okalova. Both of Bolton's wins clinched the victories for UCLA women's tennis – remaining undefeated during dual play. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Senior Alaina Miller paired up with freshman Taylor Johnson in doubles for UCLA women's tennis' season opener against Minnesota and Loyola Marymount last weekend. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Women’s tennis is counting on combination of youth and experience

The Bruins used a mix of freshmen and veterans in their wins at the ITA Kickoff. Freshmen Elysia Bolton and Taylor Johnson led No. 8 UCLA women’s tennis (2-0) in ITA Kickoff weekend. Read more...

Photo: Senior Alaina Miller paired up with freshman Taylor Johnson in doubles for UCLA women's tennis' season opener against Minnesota and Loyola Marymount last weekend. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Senior Alaina Miller paired up with freshman Taylor Johnson in doubles for UCLA women's tennis' season opener against Minnesota and Loyola Marymount last weekend. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Freshman Elysia Bolton didn't drop a set for No. 8 UCLA women's tennis this weekend. Bolton won 6-0, 6-3 on court one in the dual against Minnesota, and 6-3, 6-2 on court two in the dual against Loyola Marymount. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Women’s tennis starts season undefeated, advancing to ITA indoor championship

The Bruins did not concede a single loss. No. 8 UCLA women’s tennis (2-0) emerged victorious in both of its duals this weekend at the ITA Kick-Off Weekend, defeating Minnesota (1-1) 4-0 on Saturday to advance to the championship against Loyola Marymount (1-2). Read more...

Photo: Freshman Elysia Bolton didn't drop a set for No. 8 UCLA women's tennis this weekend. Bolton won 6-0, 6-3 on court one in the dual against Minnesota, and 6-3, 6-2 on court two in the dual against Loyola Marymount. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Freshman Elysia Bolton didn't drop a set for No. 8 UCLA women's tennis this weekend. Bolton won 6-0, 6-3 on court one in the dual against Minnesota, and 6-3, 6-2 on court two in the dual against Loyola Marymount. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)