Sunday, October 20

Women’s soccer heads to Stanford with chance to avenge yearslong losing streak

Junior defender Delanie Sheehan has started every game for No. 16 UCLA women's soccer this season. As a former forward, Sheehan has contributed one goal and two assists from the backline through 13 games this year. (Joy Hong/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Junior defender Delanie Sheehan has started every game for No. 16 UCLA women's soccer this season. As a former forward, Sheehan has contributed one goal and two assists from the backline through 13 games this year. (Joy Hong/Daily Bruin senior staff)

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The last time the Bruins faced a team ranked above them was Aug. 29, when UCLA upset then-No. 1 Florida State. This week, the Bruins will have another shot at a top-five upset – and this time it’s in-conference.


Sophomore attacker Jake Cavano scored four goals in the first 11 minutes of No. 2 UCLA water polo's 14-10 win over University of Pacific on Friday. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)
Sophomore attacker Jake Cavano scored four goals in the first 11 minutes of No. 2 UCLA water polo's 14-10 win over University of Pacific on Friday. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)

Sophomore quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson picked up a career-high 66 rushing yards Thursday night against Stanford. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)
Sophomore quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson picked up a career-high 66 rushing yards Thursday night against Stanford. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)

Junior Devon Bling and UCLA men's golf will travel to Alpharetta, Georgia, to compete in a tournament the Bruins have entered for 13 straight seasons. Last year, Bling tied for 29th overall – good for the Bruins' second-best finish. (Courtesy of UCLA Athletics)
Junior Devon Bling and UCLA men's golf will travel to Alpharetta, Georgia, to compete in a tournament the Bruins have entered for 13 straight seasons. Last year, Bling tied for 29th overall – good for the Bruins' second-best finish. (Courtesy of UCLA Athletics)

No. 2 UCLA men's water polo freshman attacker Jack White is coming off a hat trick in the Bruins' last game, a 15-11 win over No. 5 UC Santa Barbara. White said the team's focus has been on defense and shooting angles ahead of its matchup against No. 3 Pacific on Friday night. (Elise Tsai/Daily Bruin)
No. 2 UCLA men's water polo freshman attacker Jack White is coming off a hat trick in the Bruins' last game, a 15-11 win over No. 5 UC Santa Barbara. White said the team's focus has been on defense and shooting angles ahead of its matchup against No. 3 Pacific on Friday night. (Elise Tsai/Daily Bruin)

UCLA women's volleyball redshirt sophomore middle blocker Emily Ryan has 43 blocks this season – the best on the team. Ryan and the Bruins will travel north this weekend to face Oregon and Oregon State. (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin senior staff)
UCLA women's volleyball redshirt sophomore middle blocker Emily Ryan has 43 blocks this season – the best on the team. Ryan and the Bruins will travel north this weekend to face Oregon and Oregon State. (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Junior midfielder Marcony Pimentel scored UCLA men’s soccer’s lone goal of the night in its 4-1 loss to San Diego. Pimentel’s goal was good for his second of the 2019 season. (Daanish Bhatti/Daily Bruin)

Men’s soccer succumbs to San Diego after ceding two early goals

While UCLA football was busy breaking a losing tradition at Stanford Stadium, the Bruins at Wallis Annenberg Stadium weren’t able to escape their old trends. After conceding two early goals in the second and third minutes, UCLA men’s soccer (5-6-2, 1-3-1 Pac-12) fell to San Diego (10-1-1, 1-0-0 West Coast Conference) by a score of 4-1 on Thursday night. Read more...

Junior midfielder Marcony Pimentel scored UCLA men’s soccer’s lone goal of the night in its 4-1 loss to San Diego. Pimentel’s goal was good for his second of the 2019 season. (Daanish Bhatti/Daily Bruin)


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