Wednesday, April 24

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...


Records topple but Stanford stays on top

 February 20, 1996 Records topple but Stanford stays on top By A. CinQue Carter Daily Bruin Contributor UCLA attempted to do what no team has done for nearly a decade this weekend at Belmont Plaza Pool in Long Beach. Read more...


Water polo blows tourney competition out of water

 February 20, 1996 Water polo blows tourney competition out of water By Mark J. Dittmer Daily Bruin Contributor The UCLA women’s water polo team swept away the field in the UC San Diego tournament this weekend, beating its opponents in the tournament by a combined score of 49-11. Read more...


Bruin gymnasts beaming as wins propel them closer to top spot

 February 20, 1996 Bruin gymnasts beaming as wins propel them closer to top spot By Esther Hui Daily Bruin Staff When freshman Susie Erickson dismounted from the beam with a 2 1Ž2 twist and a step during Sunday’s triangle women’s gymnastics meet at the Wooden Center, there was no way of knowing that that small step would be the only imperfect landing of the afternoon, and probably UCLA’s biggest error. Read more...


W. hoops falls into Sun Devils’ trap

 February 20, 1996 W. hoops falls into Sun Devils’ trapTenacious ASU defense shuts down Bruins, leads to down-to-wire 71-70 win By Emmanuelle Ejercito Daily Bruin Staff The UCLA women’s basketball team got a taste of its own medicine against Arizona State Saturday afternoon in Tempe. 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...