UCLA pole vaulter Greta Wagner leaps toward NCAA regionals

Greta Wagner is already ninth on the UCLA women's pole vault all-time top-10 list after her first collegiate season. (Efren Pinon/Daily Bruin)

Greta Wagner is already ninth on the UCLA women's pole vault all-time top-10 list after her first collegiate season. (Efren Pinon/Daily Bruin)

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Not many success stories start with hesitation. The characteristic audacity that defines collegiate and professional athletes is no doubt built with hours of training, but there are nearly always seeds of boldness at the inception of promising careers.


(Harish Balasubramani/Daily Bruin)
(Harish Balasubramani/Daily Bruin)

Six Bruins hit a combined eight home runs while sweeping Cal State Bakersfield and Cal State Fullerton this weekend. (Jintak Han/Daily Bruin)
Six Bruins hit a combined eight home runs while sweeping Cal State Bakersfield and Cal State Fullerton this weekend. (Jintak Han/Daily Bruin)

Freshman Lilia Vu, the No. 6-ranked golfer in the nation, finished stroke-play with her best day on the links. Vu shot her tournament-best 67, five under par, to lead the Bruins and finish in sixth place.  (UCLA Athletics)
Freshman Lilia Vu, the No. 6-ranked golfer in the nation, finished stroke-play with her best day on the links. Vu shot her tournament-best 67, five under par, to lead the Bruins and finish in sixth place.  (UCLA Athletics)

No. 2 UCLA men's tennis finished the season 25-3 after a loss to Oklahoma in the NCAA quarterfinals, but the Bruins accomplished several historic milestones. (Kathy Chen/Daily Bruin)
No. 2 UCLA men's tennis finished the season 25-3 after a loss to Oklahoma in the NCAA quarterfinals, but the Bruins accomplished several historic milestones. (Kathy Chen/Daily Bruin)

Junior starter Grant Dyer pitched a complete game Saturday to break up two steep losses to Arizona State (Mackenzie Possee/Daily Bruin)
Junior starter Grant Dyer pitched a complete game Saturday to break up two steep losses to Arizona State (Mackenzie Possee/Daily Bruin)

Junior Bronte Law leads the Bruins at four under par in the NCAA tournament. She shot a team-low 69 on Sunday. (Courtesy of UCLA athletics)
Junior Bronte Law leads the Bruins at four under par in the NCAA tournament. She shot a team-low 69 on Sunday. (Courtesy of UCLA athletics)


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