Thursday, February 23


Sophomore guard Kennedy Burke finished the nigh with a team-high 17 points as well as notching four blocks, three assists, three rebounds and two steals in 30 minutes of play. (Stella Huang/Daily Bruin)

Women’s basketball downs Washington State, extends at-home win streak

UCLA’s Nicole Kornet walked back down the court after committing her fourth personal foul. Instead of looking nervous about being just one foul from disqualification, she had a soft smile on her face – her team was up double-digits late in the fourth quarter. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore guard Kennedy Burke finished the nigh with a team-high 17 points as well as notching four blocks, three assists, three rebounds and two steals in 30 minutes of play. (Stella Huang/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore guard Kennedy Burke finished the nigh with a team-high 17 points as well as notching four blocks, three assists, three rebounds and two steals in 30 minutes of play. (Stella Huang/Daily Bruin)

Junior catcher Madeline Jelenicki hit two home runs on Saturday, one in each game of the double header. The Bruins won all four games they played this weekend to improve to 10-1 overall. (Ken Shin/Daily Bruin)

UCLA softball goes undefeated in first weekend of Mary Nutter Classic

Fresh off its first loss to No. 22 Kentucky (5-4), No. 6 UCLA softball (10-1) responded with four wins at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic. On Friday, UCLA relied on its pitching staff in a 3-1 win over Cal Poly (6-3) and a 1-0 victory over University of Central Florida (3-4). Read more...

Photo: Junior catcher Madeline Jelenicki hit two home runs on Saturday, one in each game of the double header. The Bruins won all four games they played this weekend to improve to 10-1 overall. (Ken Shin/Daily Bruin)

Junior catcher Madeline Jelenicki hit two home runs on Saturday, one in each game of the double header. The Bruins won all four games they played this weekend to improve to 10-1 overall. (Ken Shin/Daily Bruin)

Despite losing 4-0 to No. 1 Virginia and 4-3 to No. 4 Cal this past weekend, junior Austin Rapp said he thinks UCLA isn't far from both teams talent-wise, and that the Bruins can beat both if they improve in doubles. (Erin Rice/Daily Bruin)

Men’s tennis to focus on doubles after losses at ITA National Indoors

The season is a marathon, not a sprint. The Bruins finished with a losing record at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Division I National Men’s Team Indoor Championship – where some of the best teams in the nation squared off – but they know what they need to do to improve. Read more...

Photo: Despite losing 4-0 to No. 1 Virginia and 4-3 to No. 4 Cal this past weekend, junior Austin Rapp said he thinks UCLA isn't far from both teams talent-wise, and that the Bruins can beat both if they improve in doubles. (Erin Rice/Daily Bruin)

Despite losing 4-0 to No. 1 Virginia and 4-3 to No. 4 Cal this past weekend, junior Austin Rapp said he thinks UCLA isn't far from both teams talent-wise, and that the Bruins can beat both if they improve in doubles. (Erin Rice/Daily Bruin)

Freshman Kyla Ross scored a perfect 10 for the second meet in a row, this time coming on the balance beam. Her two previous perfect scores both came on the uneven bars. (Keila Mayberry/Daily Bruin staff)

Gymnastics teeters but wins tri-meet against Bridgeport and Utah State

Before UCLA gymnastics competed in Monday’s tri-meet against Bridgeport and Utah State, freshman Kyla Ross had two 10.0 routines under her belt. Both were on the uneven bars and both happened on the road. Read more...

Photo: Freshman Kyla Ross scored a perfect 10 for the second meet in a row, this time coming on the balance beam. Her two previous perfect scores both came on the uneven bars. (Keila Mayberry/Daily Bruin staff)

Freshman Kyla Ross scored a perfect 10 for the second meet in a row, this time coming on the balance beam. Her two previous perfect scores both came on the uneven bars. (Keila Mayberry/Daily Bruin staff)

Redshirt freshman Jada Hart clinched No. 20 UCLA's 4-3 victory over No. 22 USC on Saturday, coming back from a 5-2 deficit in the third set to win 7-5. It was Hart's fifth singles win in her past six matches. (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

Women’s tennis defeats USC 4-3 in close competition

That 3-1 lead started feeling uncomfortably tight. No. 20 UCLA women’s tennis (6-1) had rolled to a 3-0 lead Saturday – taking the doubles point and cruising through two singles matches in straight sets – but host No. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt freshman Jada Hart clinched No. 20 UCLA's 4-3 victory over No. 22 USC on Saturday, coming back from a 5-2 deficit in the third set to win 7-5. It was Hart's fifth singles win in her past six matches. (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

Redshirt freshman Jada Hart clinched No. 20 UCLA's 4-3 victory over No. 22 USC on Saturday, coming back from a 5-2 deficit in the third set to win 7-5. It was Hart's fifth singles win in her past six matches. (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

Freshman third baseman Ryan Kreidler's RBI fielder's choice gave UCLA a walkoff win in Saturday's season opener. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)

UCLA baseball triumphs over SJSU

Ryan Kreidler stepped up to the plate in the bottom of the ninth, in a chance to end UCLA baseball’s season-opening game with a bang Saturday night. Read more...

Photo: Freshman third baseman Ryan Kreidler's RBI fielder's choice gave UCLA a walkoff win in Saturday's season opener. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)

Freshman third baseman Ryan Kreidler's RBI fielder's choice gave UCLA a walkoff win in Saturday's season opener. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)

Kyla Ross claimed her second perfect 10 of the season in a road meet against Utah on Saturday. The freshman said her next goal is to get the same score at Pauley Pavilion. (Angie Wang/Daily Bruin senior staff)

UCLA earns highest away-game score in 197.875-197.500 loss to Utah

Freshman Kyla Ross hopped onto the uneven bars. Last week, at home against Stanford, the judges almost awarded her a second 10.0 of the season in the event. Read more...

Photo: Kyla Ross claimed her second perfect 10 of the season in a road meet against Utah on Saturday. The freshman said her next goal is to get the same score at Pauley Pavilion. (Angie Wang/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Kyla Ross claimed her second perfect 10 of the season in a road meet against Utah on Saturday. The freshman said her next goal is to get the same score at Pauley Pavilion. (Angie Wang/Daily Bruin senior staff)