Sunday, March 24

Twist of fate leads to UCLA

Twist of fate leads to UCLA Portocarrero surpasses struggles to compete for UCLA gymnastics By Esther Hui Daily Bruin Staff After spending 16 years of her life battling to stay in gymnastics, Louisa Portocarrero knows what it means to struggle. Read more...


Bruins sail perilously over Waves

 February 20, 1996 Bruins sail perilously over Waves By Hye Kwon Daily Bruin Staff MALIBU — With the entire squad rallying around Stephanie Chi’s courageous effort, the seventh-ranked UCLA women’s tennis team was able to hold off Pepperdine for an emotional 5-4 win Saturday afternoon. Read more...


Toiling

 February 20, 1996 Toiling in obscurity Zak Ammirato is hailed by teammates as an exceptional player and all-around nice guy. So why hasn’t anyone else heard of him? Read more...


Bruin bats send Pepperdine Waves a crashing defeat

 February 20, 1996 Bruin bats send Pepperdine Waves a crashing defeat By Brian Purcell Daily Bruin Contributor As the Pepperdine baseball team staggered away from Jackie Robinson Stadium Sunday afternoon, they had to feel like they had been collectively sucker-punched. Read more...




M. volleyball barely escapes falling into Lions’ cage

 February 20, 1996 M. volleyball barely escapes falling into Lions’ cage By Ruben Gutierrez Daily Bruin Staff Just when the first game of Friday’s men’s volleyball match against Loyola Marymount was beginning to look like a blowout, the courageous Lions clawed their way back into contention, an omen of things to come in UCLA’s 15-13, 15-4, 9-15, 15-6 victory at the Wooden Center. Read more...