Thursday, April 25

Junior defenders Abby Dahlkemper and Caprice Dydasco’s friendship factored into their recruitment.

Soccer bonds UCLA’s Abby Dahlkemper, Caprice Dydasco through the years

Women’s soccer teammates Abby Dahlkemper and Caprice Dydasco have been friends since they were 13 years old. Their friendship grew from their similarities, but one big difference separated them while they were growing up – and that separation happened to be approximately 2,400 miles. Read more...

Photo: Junior defenders Abby Dahlkemper and Caprice Dydasco’s friendship factored into their recruitment.

Junior defenders Abby Dahlkemper and Caprice Dydasco’s friendship factored into their recruitment.

UCLA tried to mount a comeback in the final minutes against North Carolina, but was unable finish, losing to the Tar Heels by 10.

UCLA women’s basketball battles, but fails to best UNC

With just over a minute left in play, the University of North Carolina led UCLA’s women’s basketball team by eight – a seemingly insurmountable lead. But the Bruin faithful in Pauley Pavilion still got up on their feet to cheer on a possible comeback. Read more...

Photo: UCLA tried to mount a comeback in the final minutes against North Carolina, but was unable finish, losing to the Tar Heels by 10.

UCLA tried to mount a comeback in the final minutes against North Carolina, but was unable finish, losing to the Tar Heels by 10.

Senior midfielder Jenna Richmond said the Bruins are looking forward to getting a clean slate in the playoffs after getting a No. 2 seed in their NCAA tournament bracket.

UCLA women’s soccer to tackle San Diego State in first round of NCAAs

Sarah Killion doesn’t need her own pair of ruby slippers to know that there’s no place like home. The junior midfielder said playing in Drake Stadium and not needing to deal with traveling will give the UCLA women’s soccer team a physical and mental edge – something it hopes to utilize in its postseason games. Read more...

Photo: Senior midfielder Jenna Richmond said the Bruins are looking forward to getting a clean slate in the playoffs after getting a No. 2 seed in their NCAA tournament bracket.

Senior midfielder Jenna Richmond said the Bruins are looking forward to getting a clean slate in the playoffs after getting a No. 2 seed in their NCAA tournament bracket.

New Zealand native Rosie White of the UCLA women's soccer team also plays for her country's national squad.

Soccer player juggles commitments to UCLA, New Zealand’s national team

For Rosie White, picking which jersey to wear is not just a question of color. It’s a question of time and place. In one instance in mid-September, after spending 12 days away in Switzerland, the junior forward finally got to set foot on the UCLA campus once again. Read more...

Photo: New Zealand native Rosie White of the UCLA women's soccer team also plays for her country's national squad.

New Zealand native Rosie White of the UCLA women's soccer team also plays for her country's national squad.


Coach Cori Close led the Bruins to the second round of the NCAA Tournament a year ago, but after losing several key players to graduation and two more to injury, Close and the UCLA women's basketball team face uncertainty this season. Despite the setbacks, the Bruins are confident they can continue their success, playing with the mantra of going above and beyond with their preparation.

UCLA women’s basketball looks beyond score as it faces Nebraska

It’s the end of a Friday afternoon practice. Coach Cori Close has finished her speech; everyone in the huddle has their hands up in the air, and one shout ends the day’s events: beyond! Read more...

Photo: Coach Cori Close led the Bruins to the second round of the NCAA Tournament a year ago, but after losing several key players to graduation and two more to injury, Close and the UCLA women's basketball team face uncertainty this season. Despite the setbacks, the Bruins are confident they can continue their success, playing with the mantra of going above and beyond with their preparation.

Coach Cori Close led the Bruins to the second round of the NCAA Tournament a year ago, but after losing several key players to graduation and two more to injury, Close and the UCLA women's basketball team face uncertainty this season. Despite the setbacks, the Bruins are confident they can continue their success, playing with the mantra of going above and beyond with their preparation.

After winning the Pac-12 championship on Sunday, UCLA women's soccer still has reason to play hard in its final regular season game as the Bruins prepare to face the USC Trojans on Thursday. USC beat UCLA last year, preventing the Bruins from earning a top seed in the NCAA Tournament.

UCLA women’s soccer eager to play USC in last regular season game

It’s always a good thing when a team clinches a conference title before the end of the regular season. The team gets a chance at some relief, and the stakes of those last remaining games may not seem that high anymore. Read more...

Photo: After winning the Pac-12 championship on Sunday, UCLA women's soccer still has reason to play hard in its final regular season game as the Bruins prepare to face the USC Trojans on Thursday. USC beat UCLA last year, preventing the Bruins from earning a top seed in the NCAA Tournament.

After winning the Pac-12 championship on Sunday, UCLA women's soccer still has reason to play hard in its final regular season game as the Bruins prepare to face the USC Trojans on Thursday. USC beat UCLA last year, preventing the Bruins from earning a top seed in the NCAA Tournament.