Junior Naoki Takeda cruised to his team-leading 23rd victory of the season, while freshman Shoki Kasahara earned a convincing straight-set victory on court five, but unfortunately the two victories weren't enough, as Arizona dropped a 4-2 decision to Utah, Saturday out at Coach Mike's Tennis Academy up in Salt Lake City.
Just weeks after winning her second National Championship in the one meter dive, senior Samantha Pickens earned some more hardware to add to her trophy case, this time in a different event. On Saturday, Pickens took home the bronze medal in the 3-meter dive at the FINA Puerto Rico Grand Prix.
Arizona earned the No. 4 seed and is paired with No. 6 seed Stanford for the opening round on Monday.
Senior Elvin Kibet set a school record in the women's 5K at the Mt. SAC Relays on Friday night.
Andrew Moore tossed a five-hitter in Oregon States 3-1 victory.
Arizona fell to Utah in the first game of the series.
The 53rd-ranked Arizona Wildcats lost to 26th-ranked ASU on Friday
Haylie Hendrickson signed national letter of intent for Fall 2015.
Baseball Begins Three-Game Set at Oregon State
An already promising future has become even brighter for the Wildcats, as top recruits Kinga Gartner and Sophia Thomas have signed National Letters of Intent to play tennis at the University of Arizona beginning with the 2015-16 academic year, head coach Vicky Maes announced on Thursday. Gartner and Thomas join fellow five-star commit Camila Wesbrooks to finalize the 2015-16 recruiting class.