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The Rundown: Aug. 6

Women’s soccerGabriel McCarthy, assistant Sports editor Three UCLA women’s soccer players traveled to France to compete in the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup. Bruin rising sophomores forward Ashley Sanchez and midfielder Viviana Villacorta will represent the U.S squad. Read more...

Photo: (Axel Lopez/Assistant Photo editor)

(Axel Lopez/Assistant Photo editor)

Coach Adam Wright had gaps to fill in his coaching staff. He hired Jack Grover and Christopher Lee as new assistant coaches for UCLA men’s and women’s water polo. (Grant Mooney/Daily Bruin)

Men’s and women’s water polo bring on new assistant coaches

Adam Wright made some changes to both of his coaching staffs. As the coach of both UCLA men’s and women’s water polo, Wright announced the addition of an assistant coach to each program July 31 and August 1, respectively. Read more...

Photo: Coach Adam Wright had gaps to fill in his coaching staff. He hired Jack Grover and Christopher Lee as new assistant coaches for UCLA men’s and women’s water polo. (Grant Mooney/Daily Bruin)

Coach Adam Wright had gaps to fill in his coaching staff. He hired Jack Grover and Christopher Lee as new assistant coaches for UCLA men’s and women’s water polo. (Grant Mooney/Daily Bruin)

Rising redshirt junior tight end Caleb Wilson returned to the practice field for the first time in nearly a year this past weekend. Wilson suffered a season-ending foot injury in 2017 against Colorado. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Chip Kelly unworried amid questions over UCLA’s next starting quarterback

The Bruins opened fall practice this past weekend and Chip Kelly is already being bombarded with questions about who his starting quarterback will be. It is safe to say, however, that he does not know who it will be, either. Read more...

Photo: Rising redshirt junior tight end Caleb Wilson returned to the practice field for the first time in nearly a year this past weekend. Wilson suffered a season-ending foot injury in 2017 against Colorado. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Rising redshirt junior tight end Caleb Wilson returned to the practice field for the first time in nearly a year this past weekend. Wilson suffered a season-ending foot injury in 2017 against Colorado. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Christine Peng-Peng Lee topped off her final season at UCLA by winning co-Pac-12 Woman of the Year. Lee led the Bruins to their first NCAA title since 2010, posting two 10s to clinch the championship meet. She also won an individual national title on the balance beam. (Daniel Leibowitz/Daily Bruin staff)

Peng-Peng Lee reflects on time at UCLA, multiple postseason awards

Christine Peng-Peng Lee was scrolling through Twitter when she found out she won co-Pac-12 Woman of the Year. “I saw that I had a mention so I started reading it and I started kind of freaking out,” Lee said. Read more...

Photo: Christine Peng-Peng Lee topped off her final season at UCLA by winning co-Pac-12 Woman of the Year. Lee led the Bruins to their first NCAA title since 2010, posting two 10s to clinch the championship meet. She also won an individual national title on the balance beam. (Daniel Leibowitz/Daily Bruin staff)

Christine Peng-Peng Lee topped off her final season at UCLA by winning co-Pac-12 Woman of the Year. Lee led the Bruins to their first NCAA title since 2010, posting two 10s to clinch the championship meet. She also won an individual national title on the balance beam. (Daniel Leibowitz/Daily Bruin staff)

UCLA beach volleyball’s rising seniors Nicole and Megan McNamara represented Canada in professional tournaments, spending six weeks in four different countries to compete  internationally for the first time in their careers. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

McNamaras return from beach volleyball world tour with international gold

Six weeks, five tournaments, four countries. For the first time in their careers, UCLA beach volleyball’s rising seniors Megan and Nicole McNamara spent the first half of their summer competing around the world against top professionals in the sport – and it paid off. Read more...

Photo: UCLA beach volleyball’s rising seniors Nicole and Megan McNamara represented Canada in professional tournaments, spending six weeks in four different countries to compete internationally for the first time in their careers. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

UCLA beach volleyball’s rising seniors Nicole and Megan McNamara represented Canada in professional tournaments, spending six weeks in four different countries to compete  internationally for the first time in their careers. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Two Bruins joined international squads to play internationally at the Under-20 World Cup. The UCLA squad features players that have competed at the youth international level and two capped national team players. (Axel Lopez/Assistant Photo editor)

Two UCLA women’s soccer players added to US U-20 World Cup roster

Two Bruins from women’s soccer were called up to national teams this past week and will join a host of UCLA squad members and alumni to play internationally. Read more...

Photo: Two Bruins joined international squads to play internationally at the Under-20 World Cup. The UCLA squad features players that have competed at the youth international level and two capped national team players. (Axel Lopez/Assistant Photo editor)

Two Bruins joined international squads to play internationally at the Under-20 World Cup. The UCLA squad features players that have competed at the youth international level and two capped national team players. (Axel Lopez/Assistant Photo editor)