Cross country teams to begin seasons Saturday

Jason Clark, Sports Editor

August 29, 2013

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Men's Sports, Sports, Women's Cross Country, Women's Golf, Women's Sports, Women's Tennis

The Long Beach State men’s and women’s cross country teams will look to hit the ground running when they begin their seasons at the Mark Covert Classic on Saturday morning. The 49ers will go to Carbon Canyon Regional Park in Brea, Calif., to test their new teams, which include 16 freshmen. The men’s team will be led by junior Chris Enriquez, who had a very successful outdoor track season last spring. Joining Enriquez... Read more »

LBSU men’s golf coach resigns

Daily 49er Sports Staff

November 8, 2011

Filed under Men's Golf, Sports

Long Beach State men's golf coach Ryan Ressa has announced his resignation Tuesday after guiding the 49ers for the past year and a half. Ressa is leaving to pursue a career with TaylorMade Adidas Golf. "The decision to leave this team, the Long Beach State community and this profession was a very difficult one," Ressa said. "I feel great about the future of this golf program and what these young men have in front of them. Vic Cegles,... Read more »

Zavaleta takes 5th at Vegas Showdown

Daily 49er Sports Staff

October 26, 2011

Filed under Men's Golf, Sports

Long Beach State senior golfer Noelle Zavaleta closed out the fall season with two birdies on the final two holes in Wednesday's final round of the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown to finish in fifth place. Zavaleta recorded a 3-over-par 75 to complete the three-day, 54-hole tournament at 1-under 215 at the par-72, 6,329-yard Boulder Creek Golf Club. This marked Zavaleta's first top-10 finish this season and fifth overall in... Read more »

‘Niners take share of Bill Cullum Invitational title

‘Niners take share of Bill Cullum Invitational title

Daily 49er Sports Staff

October 18, 2011

Filed under Men's Golf, Sports

The Long Beach State men's golf team claimed a share of the Bill Cullum Invitational title with Arizona State on Tuesday in Simi Valley, Calif. as it shot an 11-under-par 286. The Sun Devils carded a ... Read more »

Junior claims medalist honors at 100th Annual California State Championship

Daily 49er Sports Staff

June 22, 2011

Filed under Men's Golf, Sports

Long Beach State men's golfer Philip Chian claimed medalist honors at the 100th Annual California State Amateur Championship at The Olympic Club in San Francisco on Tuesday. With the honor, Chian will head into match play competition Wednesday with the top seed against the 31 remaining players. The junior followed up his first round performance of an even-par 67 on Monday with another impressive round of 2-under 69. Chia... Read more »

Sophomore golfer advances to U.S. Open Sectionals

May 18, 2011

Filed under Men's Golf, Sports

Long Beach State sophomore Kevin Lim fired a 2-under par 69 at the Wilshire Country Club in the U.S. Open local qualifying round Wednesday to advance to the sectionals on June 6 at the Oakmont Country Club in Glendale, Calif. Sectionals will be played over 36 holes with the top finishers advancing to the 111th U.S. Open at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Md. Three other 49ers participated in the U.S. Open local quali... Read more »

Men’s golf places in seventh at Big West Championships

Daily 49er Sport Staff

May 3, 2011

Filed under Men's Golf, Sports

The Long Beach State men's golf team closed out its season on a positive note as it rebounded from a last-place start to finish in seventh place Tuesday at the Big West Conference Championships in Mission Viejo, Calif. The 49ers, who shot a 312 in the first two rounds of the nine-team tournament, improved by five strokes in the final round for a 19-over par 367 score. LBSU completed the two-day, 54-hole tournament at 67-over 931, ... Read more »

Four LBSU players named to all-conference

Daily 49er Sports Staff

April 27, 2011

Filed under Men's Golf, Sports

Four Long Beach State women's golfers were named to the All-Big West Conference team, the league office announced on Tuesday. Sophomore Simone Hoey and junior Monica Villarreal were named to the first-team, while senior Reina Rogers and junior Noelle Zavaleta were honorable mention recipients. The feat marked the second year in a row four LBSU golfers were named to the all-conference team. In 2006, the year the 49ers receiv... Read more »