Bruins clinch the 2013 Pac-12 regular-season title for the second year in a row.
Bruins and Trojans to do battle at 3:00 p.m.
Junior Clay Thompson posts clinching singles victory at court No. 5.
UCLA men's tennis team wins ninth in a row.
Bruins improves to 17-1 overall and 3-0 in the Pac-12.
Ended the season with a 14-9 overall record in singles play ... Was 4-1 in dual matches and 10-8 in tournament action... Lone ranked win came over No. 66 Emilio Gomez of USC at the Southern California Intercollegiates ... Contributed significantly in doubles, posting the most wins on the team with 24 (was 24-18 overall) ... Teamed with Adrien Puget at the No. 1 position ... The duo upset top-ranked Chase Buchanan and Blaz Rola, 8-6 in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Team Championships ... Finished No. 38 in the Final ITA Doubles Rankings (w/Puget) ... Began the spring teaming with Nick Meister at the No. 2 position ... Recorded a 6-6 record in fall singles play ... Was also 7-5 in doubles action ... Debuted at No. 8 in the Preseason ITA Doubles Rankings with Adrien Puget ... Reached the final in both singles and doubles (w/Dennis Mkrtchian) at the Gael Tennis Classic in Moraga, Calif. ... Semifinalist in singles and finalist in doubles (w/Clay Thompson) at the Southern California Intercollegiates at UCLA.
Posted a 13-8 overall singles record ... Was 6-2 in dual matches ... Played primarily at the No. 6 position ... Also won two matches at the No. 5 spot ... Lone ranked singles win came over 88th-ranked Patrick Kawka of BYU, 6-4, 6-1 in a dual match on Jan. 21 ... Contributed significantly in doubles, ending the season ranked No. 34 nationally with Adrien Puget ... Also ranked for several weeks with Amit Inbar ... Owned a 15-15 overall doubles record while playing with five different partners ... Participated in the NCAA Doubles Championships (w/Puget), falling in the first round to Michigan's Jason Jung and Evan King, 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 ... Posted a 4-4 overall singles record and a 2-2 overall doubles record in fall action ... Advanced to the quarterfinals in doubles (w/Daniel Kosakowski) and the round of 16 in singles at the Southern California Intercollegiates at UCLA ... Also won two rounds of pre-qualifying for the D'Novo/ITA All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla.
Ended the season with a 15-10 overall singles record ... Was 11-11 in doubles ... Advanced to the singles final of the Invitational Draw at the Pac-10 Championships in Ojai, Calif. ... Fell to USC's J.T. Sundling, 7-5, 7-6(4) in the title match ... Posted a 4-4 record in dual matches playing mostly at the No. 6 position ... Teamed with Holden Seguso in doubles, going 9-6 overall and 8-5 in dual matches ... Advanced to the quarterfinals of the main doubles draw (w/Seguso) at the Pac-10 Championships ... Reached the consolation singles final at the ITA Southwest Regional Championships at Pepperdine, falling to USC's Daniel Nguyen ... Won two matches to qualify for the Southern California Intercollegiate Championships at UCLA ... Went on to win two main draw matches to reach the quarterfinals ... Defeated Azusa-Pacific's Mathias Weber, 6-1, 6-3 in the opening round ... Also upset teammate No. 57 Nick Meister, 7-6, 6-3 in the round of 16 ... Fell to Daniel Nguyen of USC, 6-2, 6-3 in the quarters ... Also teamed with Ahmed Ismail to reach the quarterfinals in doubles at the Southern California Intercollegiates.
Redshirted the season.
Listed as a four-star recruit (#26 overall) in the class of 2008 according to TennisRecruiting.net ... Also listed as the No. 8 overall recruit in California ... Singles finalist in the CIF Southern Section Championships in 2007 ... Also a singles semifinalist in the CIF draw at the Ojai Valley Tennis Championships ... Listed in the top 50 nationally in the 2008 USTA Boys' 18 Singles Rankings ... Reached the second round of singles at the USTA Nationals (Kalamazoo), the Easter Bowl and USTA International Spring Championships in 2008 ... Singles quarterfinalist at the 2008 USTA Spring National Championships ... Advanced to the round of 16 in singles at the 2008 Southern California Junior Sectionals ... Also reached the doubles final at the 2008 Sectionals with partner Walker Kehrer ... Captured the singles title at the 2008 Emse Pearson Memorial Tournament in San Diego, defeating ninth-ranked J.T. Sundling, 6-4, 6-3 ... Attended Pacifica Christian High School in Santa Monica, Calif.
Full name is Alexander Madison Brigham ... Born April 25, 1990 in Santa Monica, Calif. ... Parents are Alfonso and Ramona Brigham ... Older brother is Alfonso Jr. ... Admires Michael Jordan and Rodger Federer ... Likes to play basketball and read in his spare time ... Majoring in History.