Friday, April 10


Swim floats to the top, coming away from doubleheader with wins

Coach Cyndi Gallagher reached her 200th career win Friday. UCLA swim (7-0) faced UC Santa Barbara and UC San Diego in their second doubleheader of the season and walked away with a win. Read more...

Photo: Senior Emma Schanz won both the 100-yard backstroke and 200-yard IM with times of 54.37 and 2:01.47, respectively, Friday. Schanz also competed in the 100-yard butterfly for the first time this year and got third place with a time of 55.03. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)


Swim and dive jumps into new year taking first place in doubleheader meet

After five weeks away from the pool, UCLA has started 2019 with a win. UCLA swim and dive (5-0) took home first place in a doubleheader meet against Harvard (4-1) and University of San Diego (4-3) at Spieker Aquatics Center. Read more...

Photo: Junior Amy Okada took home wins in the 100-yard butterfly and 200-yard butterfly at the Bruins’ meet(removed “on”) Monday against Harvard and San Diego. UCLA finished first at the meet to continue its undefeated start to the season. (Tanmay Shankar/Daily Bruin)


UCLA swim and dive places fifth at Georgia Fall Invitational

The Bruins were tested this weekend. UCLA swim and dive (3-0, 3-0 Pac-12) finished in fifth place with an overall 425.5 points in the Georgia Fall Invitational against various NCAA teams, all but one outside of the Pac-12. Read more...

Photo: Senior diver Traci Shiver finished the weekend in Athens, Georgia, with a second-place finish in platform diving, recording a season-high score of 241.00 for the Bruins and qualifying her for the NCAA Zones. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)


Swim and dive hopes to continue undefeated run during trip to USC

The Bruins will be splitting up this weekend. The UCLA diving team is heading to USC (3-0) for the Trojan Diving Invitational running Friday through Sunday, while the UCLA swimming team (3-0) will host UC Santa Barbara (1-2) and UC San Diego (1-3) on Saturday. Read more...

Photo: Junior Amy Okada finished last weekend’s meets with consecutive wins in the 200-meter butterfly and 100-meter butterfly. The Bruins will split up this weekend as the swimming team hosts UC San Diego and UC Santa Barbara and the diving team travels to USC. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)


UCLA’s undefeated swim and dive team thrives as athletes score personal bests

The Bruins are undefeated to start the season for the first time since 2014. No. UCLA swimming and diving (3-0 Pac-12) recorded a win against No. Read more...

Photo: Freshman Claire Grover secured wins in the 100 freestyle and 100 breaststroke in the Bruins’ victory over Arizona State on Saturday. Grover also took home a win in the 100 breaststroke on Friday against Arizona. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)


Despite loss to USC in semifinals, women’s water polo sees future potential

UCLA women’s water polo’s season ended in the NCAA semifinals for the second time in three years. The No. 4-seeded Bruins (23-8, 2-3 MPSF) played their last game of the season Saturday and lost to the No. Read more...

Photo: The UCLA Bruins’ season ended Saturday after they lost 10-6 to the USC Trojans in the semifinals of the NCAA championships. UCLA will be graduating a trio of seniors, but coach Adam Wright sees potential for next season. (Grant Mooney/Daily Bruin)