Monday, May 27

Redshirt freshman Jada Hart finished the season with an 18-10 singles record and a 27-7 doubles record, including a 16-4 mark in dual match play. Hart will compete for the NCAA individual doubles championship with freshman Ena Shibahara starting next Wednesday. (Daniel Leibowitz/Daily Bruin)

Women’s tennis looks to next season with increased motivation

For 15 straight years, UCLA women’s tennis advanced to the round of 16 in the NCAA Tournament. But for the past two seasons, it has fallen just short. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt freshman Jada Hart finished the season with an 18-10 singles record and a 27-7 doubles record, including a 16-4 mark in dual match play. Hart will compete for the NCAA individual doubles championship with freshman Ena Shibahara starting next Wednesday. (Daniel Leibowitz/Daily Bruin)

Redshirt freshman Jada Hart finished the season with an 18-10 singles record and a 27-7 doubles record, including a 16-4 mark in dual match play. Hart will compete for the NCAA individual doubles championship with freshman Ena Shibahara starting next Wednesday. (Daniel Leibowitz/Daily Bruin)

Freshman Ena Shibahara, who was recently named the Pac-12 Singles Player of the Year, lost her match to Pepperdine's Luisa Stefani 7-6 (5), 6-2, as UCLA's NCAA Tournament run ended in the second round. (Daniel Leibowitz/Daily Bruin)

Women’s tennis falls to Pepperdine in NCAA Tournament second round

Despite early momentum, the season came to an end Saturday for UCLA women’s tennis. After defeating UC Santa Barbara (17-10) 4-0 on Friday, No. 23 UCLA (14-9) had momentum as it prepared to face No. Read more...

Photo: Freshman Ena Shibahara, who was recently named the Pac-12 Singles Player of the Year, lost her match to Pepperdine's Luisa Stefani 7-6 (5), 6-2, as UCLA's NCAA Tournament run ended in the second round. (Daniel Leibowitz/Daily Bruin)

Freshman Ena Shibahara, who was recently named the Pac-12 Singles Player of the Year, lost her match to Pepperdine's Luisa Stefani 7-6 (5), 6-2, as UCLA's NCAA Tournament run ended in the second round. (Daniel Leibowitz/Daily Bruin)




Even with USC's changes to the line-up, freshman Ena Shibahara (cq - link 5) said UCLA will be ready to take on (changed "take one" to "take on") whomever (changed "whoever" to "whomever") they're facing. (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

Women’s tennis looks to end regular season with defeat of USC

One match remains in the regular season for UCLA women’s tennis. And it’s against its rival. On Saturday, No. 22 UCLA (13-6, 7-2 Pac-12) battles No. Read more...

Photo: Even with USC's changes to the line-up, freshman Ena Shibahara (cq - link 5) said UCLA will be ready to take on (changed "take one" to "take on") whomever (changed "whoever" to "whomever") they're facing. (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

Even with USC's changes to the line-up, freshman Ena Shibahara (cq - link 5) said UCLA will be ready to take on (changed "take one" to "take on") whomever (changed "whoever" to "whomever") they're facing. (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

Redshirt freshman Jada Hart's kind and funny nature earned her a "middleman" persona on UCLA women's tennis. Her doubles teammate,
junior Terri Fleming, said Hart can be chill or crazy whenever she wants. (Angie Wang/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Jada Hart surpasses injuries to bring strength to women’s tennis team

Car crash, stress fracture, redshirt year – nothing could stop Jada Hart from playing tennis. In the beginning of her freshman year of high school, Hart suffered a back injury from a sudden car accident. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt freshman Jada Hart's kind and funny nature earned her a "middleman" persona on UCLA women's tennis. Her doubles teammate, junior Terri Fleming, said Hart can be chill or crazy whenever she wants. (Angie Wang/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Redshirt freshman Jada Hart's kind and funny nature earned her a "middleman" persona on UCLA women's tennis. Her doubles teammate,
junior Terri Fleming, said Hart can be chill or crazy whenever she wants. (Angie Wang/Daily Bruin senior staff)