The Bruins are heading to Lincoln, Neb. on Sunday, Mar. 4 to compete at the Masters Classic against three other teams; No. 16 Nebraska, No. 23 Iowa State and Kent State.
The meet will be streamed live online at huskers.com at 2 p.m. CT / 12 p.m. PT. Live stats will also be available.
The Bruins will begin the meet on the balance beam and will finish on the uneven bars. Nebraska, as the host team, will begin the meet on vault and continue in Olympic order. Kent State will begin on the uneven bars and Iowa State will begin on floor exercise.
Here is the complete schedule for the upcoming 2018 NCAA Gymnastics season for the Bruins. All home meets are written in bold.
Jan. 6 – UCLA vs Ohio State @ 6:00 p.m.
Jan. 14 – @ Elevate the Stage vs Stanford, Utah & Washington @ 2 p.m. in Reno, NV
Jan. 20 – @ Arizona @ 3:00 p.m.
Jan. 27 – @ Metroplex Challenge vs LSU, North Carolina State & Washington @ 4:45 p.m. in Fort Worth, TX
Feb. 4 – UCLA vs Oklahoma @ 1:00 p.m.
Feb. 10 – @ California @ 11:30 a.m. Feb. 18 – UCLA vs Utah @ 5:00 p.m. Feb. 25 – UCLA vs Oregon State @ 3:00 p.m.
March 4 – Masters Classic vs Iowa State, Kent State & Nebraska @ 12:00 p.m. in Lincoln, NEB
March 11 – @ Stanford @ 1:00 p.m. March 13 – UCLA vs San Jose State @ 7:00 p.m.
Madiston Preston, current Junior at UCLA, and one of the top competitors on Vault on UCLA’s gymnastics roster, has retired from competing in gymnastics due to injury.
When the athlete was missing from the gymnastics team’s group photo taken on Monday, many fans questioned why she wasn’t there. The official Twitter account of UCLA Gymnastics reported that Preston had in fact, retired. The good news is that she will stay on the team as a manager.