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Home runs get softball to the home stretch

Tuesday, May 21, 1996 Softball headed to World Series by virtue of longballs By Brent Boyd Daily Bruin Contributor With the College World Series approaching, the Bruin softball team has picked an opportune time to start hitting the longball. Read more...


No. 1 Lady Gators swallow up w. tennis

Tuesday, May 21, 1996 Deep Florida lineup keys 5-1 rout over upstart Bruins in NCAA semis By Hye Kwon Daily Bruin Staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ­ The UCLA women’s tennis team entered Monday’s NCAA semifinal match against Florida thoroughly convinced that it could upset this seemingly unbeatable team. Read more...



No. 1 m. tennis move two steps closer to destiny of NCAA title

Monday, May 20, 1996 Undefeated Bruins reach semifinalsBy Mark Shapiro Daily Bruin Staff The UCLA men’s tennis team got its chase for the NCAA title off to a solid start this weekend in Athens, Ga., as it took its first-round match over New Mexico 4-2 on Saturday and advanced to the semifinals with a 4-0 sweep of Florida State the following day. Read more...


M. track races to fifth Pac-10 title

Monday, May 20, 1996 UCLA comeback fueled by Terry, Keflezighi, BoldonBy Emmanuelle Ejercito Daily Bruin Staff Heading into the second day of competition at the Pacific 10 Championship meet at Drake Stadium, the UCLA men’s track team had a few things to overcome on its way to a fifth consecutive conference crown. Read more...


Ato Bolden

Monday, May 20, 1996 UCLA sprinter Ato Bolden set a meet-record in the 100-meter (10.03) and his 20.00 in the 200 broke the Pac-10 and stadium record Sunday.Senior Mark Parlin set a personal-best of 64-8 in winning the Pac-10 shot put title.Freshman Joanna Hayes won her first conference title with a victory in the 100-meter hurdles.Defending NCAA champion Valeyta Althouse easily won the shot put, beating her nearest competitior ­ teammate Nada Kawar ­ by over six feet.Darlene Malco takes a breather after winning the 400 in a lifetime-best 52.39. Read more...


Softball books trip to College World Series

Monday, May 20, 1996 Home runs help Bruins to victory over FullertonBy Brent Boyd Daily Bruin Contributor FULLERTON, Calif. — After reaching the NCAA Regional championship game by virtue of four home runs, the UCLA softball team decided to make its way to Columbus, Ga. Read more...