No. 4 women’s soccer falls 1-0 to unranked Long Beach in season opener

Junior Annie Alvarado is the second returning starter for UCLA women's soccer. She said that last year's seniors set a standard that the 2015 team is working to emulate. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Junior Annie Alvarado is the second returning starter for UCLA women's soccer. She said that last year's seniors set a standard that the 2015 team is working to emulate. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

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Their trip to the NCAA Tournament, their 68 goals and 21 wins, and their 44-match unbeaten streak – these were all behind the UCLA women’s soccer team players.


Redshirt freshman defensive specialist Taylor Schlener passes the ball in last weekend's Blue and Gold Match. The UCLA women's volleyball team begins the 2015 season ranked No. 20 in the country. (Jose Ubeda/Daily Bruin staff)
Redshirt freshman defensive specialist Taylor Schlener passes the ball in last weekend's Blue and Gold Match. The UCLA women's volleyball team begins the 2015 season ranked No. 20 in the country. (Jose Ubeda/Daily Bruin staff)

UCLA women's basketball coach Cori Close, men's basketball coach Steve Alford, Athletic Director Dan Guerrero, donor Casey Wasserman and football coach Jim Mora broke ground on two new athletic facilities. Thursday (Owen Emerson/Daily Bruin senior staff)
UCLA women's basketball coach Cori Close, men's basketball coach Steve Alford, Athletic Director Dan Guerrero, donor Casey Wasserman and football coach Jim Mora broke ground on two new athletic facilities. Thursday (Owen Emerson/Daily Bruin senior staff)

True freshman Josh Rosen keeps his eyes down-field as he escapes the pocket during UCLA's fall scrimmage. Rosen was named Wednesday as UCLA football's starting quarterback for the Bruins' season opener Sept. 5 against Virginia. (Max Himmelrich/Daily Bruin staff)
True freshman Josh Rosen keeps his eyes down-field as he escapes the pocket during UCLA's fall scrimmage. Rosen was named Wednesday as UCLA football's starting quarterback for the Bruins' season opener Sept. 5 against Virginia. (Max Himmelrich/Daily Bruin staff)

LB Myles Jack feels pressure to up the ante entering his third season

Myles Jack and Jim Mora are not on the same page on one particular topic. The rising junior linebacker thinks that this year’s fall training camp in San Bernardino was the toughest of the three camps he’s been to – “bar none.” Mora, on the other hand, said this year’s camp was really no different than the others, in terms of the work he put his team through. Read more...


Freshman running back Bolu Olorunfunmi evades a tackle from redshirt junior Marcus Rios during Friday’s scrimmage. Olorunfunmi was praised by coach Jim Mora for his quickness during camp. (Max Himmelrich/Daily Bruin staff)
Freshman running back Bolu Olorunfunmi evades a tackle from redshirt junior Marcus Rios during Friday’s scrimmage. Olorunfunmi was praised by coach Jim Mora for his quickness during camp. (Max Himmelrich/Daily Bruin staff)

Former Bruin basketball player Matt Barnes  hosted his third annual flag football event on Sunday night at Drake Stadium. The proceeds go to Barnes’s Athletes vs. Cancer charity. (Max Himmelrich/Daily Bruin staff)
Former Bruin basketball player Matt Barnes  hosted his third annual flag football event on Sunday night at Drake Stadium. The proceeds go to Barnes’s Athletes vs. Cancer charity. (Max Himmelrich/Daily Bruin staff)

The No. 1 Bruins celebrate on the North Athletic Field during one of their exhibition matches. After going 1-0-1 this past week, UCLA will open the regular season at home against New Mexico State next weekend. (Keila Mayberry/Daily Bruin)
The No. 1 Bruins celebrate on the North Athletic Field during one of their exhibition matches. After going 1-0-1 this past week, UCLA will open the regular season at home against New Mexico State next weekend. (Keila Mayberry/Daily Bruin)


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