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Long Beach State men’s golf team prepares for second tournament

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

October 17, 2016

Filed under Men's Golf, Sports

After its 14th place finish at the Nick Watney Invitational Oct. 4, the Long Beach State men’s golf team started play for the 21st Annual Bill Cullum Invitational Monday. The 49ers will compete in the two-day 54-hole competition Monday and will conclude Tuesday when they finish the final 18 holes of play. The 49ers’ starting five will be Hunter Reed, Andres Gonzalez, Joe Fryer, Patrick Pockels and Agostino Milazzo....

Long Beach State men’s golf team starts season

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

October 5, 2016

Filed under Men's Golf, Men's Sports, Sports

The Long Beach State men’s golf team competed in its first tournament Tuesday, finishing 14th at the Nick Watney Invitational at the San Joaquin Country Club. With a score of 307, the 49ers finished one place above last place team Cal State Bakersfield by a single shot. BYU claimed the team title with a 1-over par 853 after the two-day, 54-hole tournament concluded. The Cougars finished two strokes in front of Nevada and ...

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...

LBSU men’s golf coach resigns

Daily 49er Sports Staff

November 7, 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,...

Zavaleta takes 5th at Vegas Showdown

Daily 49er Sports Staff

October 25, 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...

‘Niners take share of Bill Cullum Invitational title

‘Niners take share of Bill Cullum Invitational title

Daily 49er Sports Staff

October 17, 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 ...

Junior claims medalist honors at 100th Annual California State Championship

Daily 49er Sports Staff

June 21, 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...

Sophomore golfer advances to U.S. Open Sectionals

May 17, 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...