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‘Niner Notes: Feb. 26

Daily 49er sports staff

February 26, 2011

Filed under Men's Golf, Men's Track & Field, Men's Water Polo, Sports

Women's water polo Krizia Cerda's four goals helped No. 12-ranked Long Beach State defeat No. 17 UC Davis, 12-10, in its second game at the UC Irvine Invitational on Saturday. The 49ers had five players score multiple goals as the 49ers set a season high in goals scored on the day. LBSU stormed out to a 5-3 first-period lead, then added three more goals in the second quarter to grab an 8-4 lead at halftime. The Beach held ...

Weight throw win highlights MPSF Indoor Championships opener

Daily 49er sports staff

February 24, 2011

Filed under Men's Track & Field, Sports

Complete Day 1 results Senior Colin Dunbar won the weight throw Friday to lead the Long Beach State track and field team in the first day of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Indoor Championships at Dempsey Indoor in Seattle, Wash. Dunbar got the 49ers off to a strong start as he finished at the top of the standings in the first event of the day with a toss of 64-09.75. He beat out reigning MPSF champion Carter Wells...

Distance runners take aim at school marks

Daily 49er sports staff

February 11, 2011

Filed under Men's Track & Field, Sports

The Long Beach State track and field team had a strong showing at the Flotrack Husky Classic this weekend as the distance runners notched nine all-time top 10 marks in 49ers history. On Friday evening, Nina Moore posted LBSU's second-fastest indoor 5,000-meter time, crossing the finish line in 17 minutes, 22.36 seconds. In the men's 5,000m, Bret Hasvold was the 49ers' top finisher with a mark of 14:53.11 to rank third in ...

Senior throws for NCAA Provisional distance

Daily 49er sports staff

February 11, 2011

Filed under Men's Track & Field, Sports

Complete results Colin Dunbar notched an NCAA Provisional qualifying mark in the weight throw to pace the Long Beach State track and field team at the Don Kirby Invitational in Albuquerque, N.M., on Friday. Dunbar won the event with a personal-record 65-00.75, which also ranks him second on LBSU's all-time list. He added a fourth-place finish in the shot put (56-06). Rajan Bains finished fourth in the weight throw with a ...

Individual victories highlight track opener

Daily 49er Sports Staff

January 28, 2011

Filed under Men's Track & Field, Sports

Don Barrett Air Force Duals in Colorado The Long Beach State track and field team posted a pair of individual wins Saturday at the Don Barrett Air Force Duals at the Cadet Field House in USAF Academy, Colo. Colin Dunbar claimed the men's weight throw with a lifetime-best 64-07. That mark ranks him third on the LBSU all-time charts. Dunbar also placed sixth in the shot put (52-06.50). Phylicia Johnson was the other individual winner ...

Women’s water polo, track to open season

Daily 49er Sports Staff

January 26, 2011

Filed under Men's Track & Field, Men's Water Polo, Sports

Women's water polo Head coach Gavin Arroyo's 49ers will hit the pool Saturday at 1 p.m. in the season opener at No. 4 UCLA. Senior driver Lauren Sieprath and junior defender Krizia Cerda will return to lead the 49ers, who finished 8-19 last season — including an 0-5 mark in Big West Conference play. Sieprath and Cerda, a pair of second-team All-Big West honorees last season, combined to score 87 goals as LBSU's 1-2...

Hicks, Shaw close out season in Eugene

Hicks, Shaw close out season in Eugene

June 11, 2010

Randi Hicks failed to cap off her record-setting season with a win on Saturday as the junior placed 12th in the women's javelin at the NCAA track and field championships in Eugene, Ore.Hicks had a dis...

‘Niner Notes: May 28

Daily 49er sports staff

May 27, 2010

Filed under Baseball, Men's Track & Field, Sports

Track and field: Three 49ers advance to NCAA ChampionshipsKenneth Medwood is the latest Long Beach State track and field athlete to advance to the NCAA Championships after placing eighth in the West Preliminary on Friday in Austin, Texas.The senior joins Alex Shaw and Randi Hicks, who both qualified for the championships after finishing ninth and 10th, receptively, in the women's javelin on Thursday.Medwood finished with a time...