Friday, September 21

Katelyn Ohashi scored a 9.925 on balance beam in UCLA's loss to Oklahoma last season. The junior's season high this year is a 9.95, but Ohashi has posted two perfect 10s in the event in her career. (Amy Dixon/Assistant Photo editor)

UCLA gymnastics gets ready to face top-ranked Oklahoma

The Bruins will finally return to Pauley Pavilion after three road trips to find the top team in the country waiting for them. No. 4 UCLA gymnastics (8-0, 1-0 Pac-12) returns home to face two-time defending national champion No. Read more...

Photo: Katelyn Ohashi scored a 9.925 on balance beam in UCLA's loss to Oklahoma last season. The junior's season high this year is a 9.95, but Ohashi has posted two perfect 10s in the event in her career. (Amy Dixon/Assistant Photo editor)

Katelyn Ohashi scored a 9.925 on balance beam in UCLA's loss to Oklahoma last season. The junior's season high this year is a 9.95, but Ohashi has posted two perfect 10s in the event in her career. (Amy Dixon/Assistant Photo editor)

UCLA gymnastics coach Valorie Kondos Field said the color teal is a reminder of the strength of conviction. The Bruins will be distributing teal pom-poms and wristbands at their home meet on Sunday. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UCLA gymnastics to stand united with abuse victims after Nassar ruling

Coach Valorie Kondos Field’s primary job is to coach UCLA gymnastics, but in the midst of her team’s unbeaten season, she’s kept an eye on the changes USA Gymnastics has gone through. Read more...

Photo: UCLA gymnastics coach Valorie Kondos Field said the color teal is a reminder of the strength of conviction. The Bruins will be distributing teal pom-poms and wristbands at their home meet on Sunday. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UCLA gymnastics coach Valorie Kondos Field said the color teal is a reminder of the strength of conviction. The Bruins will be distributing teal pom-poms and wristbands at their home meet on Sunday. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Sophomore Kyla Ross won the all-around with a score of 39.700. She scored above a 9.9 on three events, highlighted by a 9.975 on balance beam. (Amy Dixon/Assistant Photo editor)

Gymnastics continues on winning streak, sets new season high

The Bruins extended their perfect start to the season and set a new bar for themselves. No. 4 UCLA gymnastics (4-0, 1-0 Pac-12) scored 197.625, good for a first-place finish and a new season high in the Metroplex Challenge Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore Kyla Ross won the all-around with a score of 39.700. She scored above a 9.9 on three events, highlighted by a 9.975 on balance beam. (Amy Dixon/Assistant Photo editor)

Sophomore Kyla Ross won the all-around with a score of 39.700. She scored above a 9.9 on three events, highlighted by a 9.975 on balance beam. (Amy Dixon/Assistant Photo editor)

Olympic gold medalist and UCLA gymnastics assistant coach Jordyn Wieber was one of the gymnasts who spoke in court to testify against former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar. Wieber posted a statement on Twitter earlier this month saying she was also a victim of Nassar's sexual abuse. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UCLA gymnasts don teal ribbons in support of victims of sexual abuse

Bruin gymnasts added a new element to their normal uniforms Saturday: a teal ribbon. Members of the UCLA gymnastics team wore the ribbons in their hair during their meet against Arizona to show support for the women who testified against former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar, who was convicted on multiple counts of criminal sexual conduct in November, at his sentencing hearing during the past week. Read more...

Photo: Olympic gold medalist and UCLA gymnastics assistant coach Jordyn Wieber was one of the gymnasts who spoke in court to testify against former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar. Wieber posted a statement on Twitter earlier this month saying she was also a victim of Nassar's sexual abuse. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Olympic gold medalist and UCLA gymnastics assistant coach Jordyn Wieber was one of the gymnasts who spoke in court to testify against former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar. Wieber posted a statement on Twitter earlier this month saying she was also a victim of Nassar's sexual abuse. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Sophomore Felicia Hano competed on the uneven bars for the first time as a Bruin and fell, but she rebounded on vault and scored a 9.900. UCLA outscored Arizona 197.300 to 195.750 in its Pac-12 opener. (Amy Dixon/Assistant Photo editor)

UCLA gymnastics claims victory against Arizona in Pac-12 opener

Facing their first Pac-12 road meet, the Bruins did not let the Wildcat fans get to them as they secured their third-straight victory to start the season. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore Felicia Hano competed on the uneven bars for the first time as a Bruin and fell, but she rebounded on vault and scored a 9.900. UCLA outscored Arizona 197.300 to 195.750 in its Pac-12 opener. (Amy Dixon/Assistant Photo editor)

Sophomore Felicia Hano competed on the uneven bars for the first time as a Bruin and fell, but she rebounded on vault and scored a 9.900. UCLA outscored Arizona 197.300 to 195.750 in its Pac-12 opener. (Amy Dixon/Assistant Photo editor)

Sophomore Felicia Hano hit a Yurchenko 1.5 vault for a score of 9.825 and added a 9.875 on floor in UCLA's season opener against Ohio State on Saturday. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Assistant Photo editor)

Podium meet offers welcome challenge for UCLA gymanstics

The Bruins will face a new challenge this week: a platform meet in the regular season. No. 4 UCLA gymnastics (1-0) will take on Pac-12 rivals Stanford, No. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore Felicia Hano hit a Yurchenko 1.5 vault for a score of 9.825 and added a 9.875 on floor in UCLA's season opener against Ohio State on Saturday. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Assistant Photo editor)

Sophomore Felicia Hano hit a Yurchenko 1.5 vault for a score of 9.825 and added a 9.875 on floor in UCLA's season opener against Ohio State on Saturday. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Assistant Photo editor)

In his first career NCAA Tournament game, Freshman attacker Nicolas Saveljic posted a hat-trick for UCLA men's water polo in its 11-9 victory over Pacific on Saturday. With the win, the Bruins advanced to the tournament final Sunday afternoon. (Amy Dixon/Assistant Photo editor)

Men’s water polo advances to NCAA final with 11-9 win over Pacific

The Bruins are returning to the NCAA title game. No. 1 UCLA men’s water polo (20-4, 1-2 MPSF) defeated No. 5 Pacific (21-6, 5-0 GCC) 11-9 in the NCAA semifinal on Saturday. Read more...

Photo: In his first career NCAA Tournament game, Freshman attacker Nicolas Saveljic posted a hat-trick for UCLA men's water polo in its 11-9 victory over Pacific on Saturday. With the win, the Bruins advanced to the tournament final Sunday afternoon. (Amy Dixon/Assistant Photo editor)

In his first career NCAA Tournament game, Freshman attacker Nicolas Saveljic posted a hat-trick for UCLA men's water polo in its 11-9 victory over Pacific on Saturday. With the win, the Bruins advanced to the tournament final Sunday afternoon. (Amy Dixon/Assistant Photo editor)