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‘Niner Notes: Sept. 25-26

Daily 49er sports staff

September 24, 2009

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Men's Water Polo, Sports

Cross country: Men place 5th, women 7th at Stanford InvitationalJunior Josh Ruff was the top finisher for the 49er men, placing 19th with a personal-best time of 24:50 in the 8K run at the Stanford Invitational on Saturday.Fellow junior Travis Kuhlman was the second LBSU runner to finish, coming in 31st with a time of 25:13, tying his personal best.Other 49er finishers were Dylan Jaedtke in 34th (25:14), Raul Arcos i...

‘Niner Notes: Sept. 19-20

Daily 49er sports staff

September 18, 2009

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Men's Water Polo, Sports

Women's soccer: The Beach falls to AztecsThe 49ers (4-4) fell on the road to San Diego State, 2-1, Sunday at the Sports Deck.SDSU's Hillary Harvey put the Aztecs on the scoreboard in the 38th minute while teammate Cat Walker added another goal in the 71st minute to extend the lead to 2-0.‘Niner defender Nicole Hubbard broke the shutout in the 73rd minute with her third goal of the season.Goalkeeper Nicoline Jorg...

‘Niner Notes: Sept. 6

‘Niner Notes: Sept. 6

Daily 49er staff

September 5, 2009

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Sports

Women's Soccer: LBSU splits pair on the roadLBSU 4, No. 21 Missouri 1 Box scoreThree goals in five minutes helped Long Beach State (2-2-0) score a 4-1 upset on the road at No. 21 Missouri Sunday in Colum...

Sports Picks: Cross country places in Top-15 at NCAA West Regional

Daily 49er sports staff

November 18, 2008

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Volleyball, Sports

Cross country'Niners produce Top-15 finishes at regionalThe 49er women finished 11th, while the men's team finished 15th at the NCAA West Regional in Palo Alto. Senior Sarah Apgar was LBSU's top finisher for the women's side, crossing the finish in 31st at a time of 20:56.72. She shed 18 seconds off her regional time from last season. Senior Carly Harris broke her previous regional best by a minute, clocking in at 21:03.55 t...

Sports Picks: Cross country teams place 5th, 6th at Big West

Daily 49er sports staff

November 1, 2008

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Sports, Women's Basketball

Cross country‘Niners take fifth and sixth places at Big West ChampionshipsSenior Sarah Apgar led the 49ers in the women's 6K race with an 11th place finish, crossing the line in 20:55:30. Senior Carly Harris was the second LBSU runner to cross the finish line, clocking at a time of 21:16:50 to take 17th. Other notable 49er finishers were junior Missy Barclay (24th, 21:33:70), senior Kristina Wilson (26th, 21:37:30) a...

Running the race of a lifetime

Danny Lee, Assistant sports editor

October 22, 2008

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Sports

His days of donning the 49er black and gold may be long gone, but Eli Rodriguez still knows how to tear up the streets of Long Beach. The former Long Beach State cross country standout clocked in at 2:26:27 to place fourth overall in the Long Beach International City Bank Marathon on Oct. 12.This year's marathon course was mapped to run through campus at the 16-18 mile mark, giving the LBSU senior a chance to run in front o...

Sports Picks: Cross country wins team titles

Danny Lee, Assistant sports editor

October 19, 2008

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Men's Volleyball, Sports

Cross countryMen, women sweep team titlesLong Beach State's cross country teams ran away from the field at the Santa Clara Invitational, nabbing the men's and women's titles on Saturday.The women, which took first with 88 points, were led by senior Sarah Apgar, who crossed the finish line first overall with a personal best time of 17:14. Apgar shed seven seconds off her previous best of 17:21.Senior Carly Harris clocked in at...

LBSU on the road again

Tracy McDannald, Danny Lee

September 27, 2008

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Men's Volleyball, Sports

‘Niners avoid three-game skidThe 49er women's volleyball team rallied from two sets down to defeat UC Davis 27-29, 22-25, 25-15, 25-14, 15-13, Saturday night at The Pavilion in Davis. Senior libero Iris Murray tied her career-high with 29 digs.Junior middle blocker Naomi Washington led LBSU's attack with 16 kills, along with hitting .542. Other 49ers with double-digit kills were Quincy Verdin with 14, Caitlin Ledoux with 1...