Tuesday, September 25

Volleyball finds pot of gold at end of Rainbows

Monday, May 6, 1996 Photos by Fred He Daily Bruin Staff (upper left) Senior setter Stein Metzger, the American Volleyball Coaches Association’s Co-Player of the Year, garnered all-tournament honors for his performance in the NCAA volleyball Final Four. Read more...


Softball sweeps through Bay Area

Monday, May 6, 1996 Bruins extend win streak to 12 with powerful hitting performancesBy Brent Boyd Daily Bruin Contributor Before the UCLA softball team left for the Bay Area to play road games at Stanford and California, the coaches were trying to get into the players’ heads the necessity of playing 14 innings of solid softball. Read more...


Volleyball finds pot of gold at end of Rainbows

Monday, May 6, 1996 Down 9-7 in Game Four, spikers resurge just in time to take titleBy Mark Shapiro Daily Bruin Staff Things looked bleak for the UCLA men’s volleyball team in the late stages of its NCAA championship match against the University of Hawaii. Read more...


W. track sprints past Trojans in last event

Sunday, May 5, 1996 Bruins edge out USC, 74-70, with 1,600 relay victoryBy Scott Yamaguchi Daily Bruin Staff The UCLA women’s track and field team knew quite well that USC would provide its toughest competition of the year, and sure enough, the Trojans gave the Bruins all they could handle in Saturday’s dual-meet season finale at Drake Stadium. Read more...


Baseball takes it easy with Division II match-u

Friday, May 3, 1996 Cal State L.A., Dominguez Hills provide little threatBy Brian Purcell Daily Bruin Contributor This should be the easiest weekend of the year for the 20th-ranked UCLA baseball team, as it takes a respite from its Six-Pac schedule to play Division II Cal State Los Angeles and Cal State Dominguez Hills. Read more...



Game of year punctuated by players of year

Friday, May 3, 1996 UCLA’s Metzger, Hawaii’s Katz headline Saturday’s battle for national titleBy Ruben Gutierrez Daily Bruin Staff UCLA setter Stein Metzger and Hawaii opposite hitter Yuval Katz may be different players on the volleyball court, but they both share the distinction of being considered the best in the country by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA). Read more...