Monday, July 22


Senior outside hitter Dylan Missry said UCLA will need to play smarter offensively to not give undefeated Long Beach State any advantage. Missry has posted 88 kills through 10 games this season, hitting for .344 individually. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Men’s volleyball to face defending champions Long Beach State, then Concordia

The Bruins will have another chance to take down the defending champions. No. 4 UCLA (10-3, 2-0 MPSF) will travel to Long Beach to face No. Read more...

Photo: Senior outside hitter Dylan Missry said UCLA will need to play smarter offensively to not give undefeated Long Beach State any advantage. Missry has posted 88 kills through 10 games this season, hitting for .344 individually. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Senior outside hitter Dylan Missry said UCLA will need to play smarter offensively to not give undefeated Long Beach State any advantage. Missry has posted 88 kills through 10 games this season, hitting for .344 individually. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Redshirt sophomore opposite/outside hitter Sam Kobrine posted a career-high 11 kills against UC Santa Barbara. Kobrine had logged the same number against Stanford earlier this season. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Men’s volleyball ends five-game win streak as it falters in Santa Barbara

Errors plagued the Bruins as their winning streak came to an end. No. 4 UCLA (10-3) lost to No. 6 UC Santa Barbara (12-3) in five sets by scores of 25-18, 21-25, 25-20, 19-25 and 15-12. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt sophomore opposite/outside hitter Sam Kobrine posted a career-high 11 kills against UC Santa Barbara. Kobrine had logged the same number against Stanford earlier this season. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Redshirt sophomore opposite/outside hitter Sam Kobrine posted a career-high 11 kills against UC Santa Barbara. Kobrine had logged the same number against Stanford earlier this season. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Redshirt junior opposite Brandon Rattray (left) said UCLA men's volleyball will have to emphasize defense against the two top-10 teams it will face this week. Offensively, Rattray leads the Bruins with 102 kills in eight matches played. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Men’s volleyball looks to temper opponents’ offenses in top-10 matchups this week

The Bruins will travel to the Midwest to face two top-10 opponents this week. No. 5 UCLA (6-2) will play No. 7 Loyola Chicago (6-2) and No. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt junior opposite Brandon Rattray (left) said UCLA men's volleyball will have to emphasize defense against the two top-10 teams it will face this week. Offensively, Rattray leads the Bruins with 102 kills in eight matches played. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Redshirt junior opposite Brandon Rattray (left) said UCLA men's volleyball will have to emphasize defense against the two top-10 teams it will face this week. Offensively, Rattray leads the Bruins with 102 kills in eight matches played. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)


Senior outside hitter Dylan Missry hit for .222 against Long Beach State and posted three kills. Missry has hit for .363 overall this season.  (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Men’s volleyball falters in Long Beach State rematch, conceding 3-0 defeat

The rematch of last season’s national championship failed to provide a different result for the Bruins. No. 6 UCLA (5-2) lost to No. 1 Long Beach State (6-0) in straight sets by scores of 27-29, 22-25, 17-25. Read more...

Photo: Senior outside hitter Dylan Missry hit for .222 against Long Beach State and posted three kills. Missry has hit for .363 overall this season. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Senior outside hitter Dylan Missry hit for .222 against Long Beach State and posted three kills. Missry has hit for .363 overall this season.  (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)