SALT LAKE CITY— UCLA took an early lead en-route to a 5-1 victory over the Utah baseball team on Sunday afternoon.
The Utes stranded 13 runners on base during the game, including putting several runners on base in the late innings and loading the bases in the fifth and ninth innings. The Utes had eight hits compared to nine for UCLA.
Tyler Relf led the Utes at the plate with a 3-for-3 performance. He also had two walks, reaching base in all five of his plate appearances.
UTAH MEN'S TENNIS: At Salt Lake City, Utah's men's tennis team (11-7, 0-2 Pac-12) suffered a hard-fought 4-3 loss to 8th-ranked Stanford (12-5, 2-0 Pac-12) Sunday at the Eccles Tennis Center. Junior Dmytro Mamedov earned his first upset of the season over No. 25 Ryan Thacher at the No. 2 singles slot. Sophomore Devin Lane and freshman Slim Hamza also earned individual victories.
UTAH WOMEN'S TENNIS: At Pullman, Wash., the Utes (8-8, 0-5 Pac-12) dropped a 5-2 decision to Washington State (15-5, 4-3 Pac-12) Sunday, in Pac-12 Conference play in Pullman, Wash.
In doubles play, senior Anastasia Putilina and sophomore Callie Craig won at the No. 1 position. In singles play, Putilina won her match at the No. 1 spot.
UTAH GOLF: At Stanford, Calif., Utah's men's golf team improved to a 16th place finish at the U.S. Intercollegiate Sunday at the Stanford Golf Course. Utah compiled a final score of 908 (304-313-291), while sophomore Daniel Engle led the Utes in individual standings, tying for 56th with a mark of 225 (75-78-72).
WEBER STATE SOFTBALL: At Greeley, Colo., the Wildcats split with Northern Colorado, losing 13-6 before winning the second game, 3-1.