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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...

‘Niner Notes: May 14-15

Daily 49er sports staff

May 13, 2010

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

Track and Field: Medwood wins hurdles crown, 49er men finish 2ndMeet resultsSenior Kenneth Medwood led the Long Beach State men to second place behind host Cal State Northridge at the Big West Championships Saturday afternoon at Matador Track.The 49er men compiled 145 points, while the women finished seventh with 53 points.Medwood captured the 400-meter hurdle championship as he crossed the finish line in a school-record 49....

Hicks, Medwood look to score points for 49ers

Hicks, Medwood look to score points for 49ers

Sean Dillon, Staff writer

May 9, 2010

Filed under Men's Track & Field, Sports

The Long Beach State track and field team will attempt to run, throw and jump its way to the top at the Big West Conference Championships this weekend in Northridge.The two-day meet will be held at Cal St...

‘Niner Notes: May 8

Daily 49er sports staff

May 7, 2010

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

Softball: 49ers split ESPNU doubleheaderGame 1Game 2Long Beach State split a doubleheader against Cal State Fullerton Saturday afternoon as the 49ers won the opener, 4-3, before dropping a 5-1 decision at Anderson Family Field.Long Beach State 4, Cal State Fullerton 3The 49ers (22-26, 6-11 Big West Conference) scored four runs in the top of the seventh to hold off a late Cal State Fullerton rally to emerge with a 4-3 victory...

‘Niner Notes: May 2

Daily 49er sports staff

May 1, 2010

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

Baseball: Bullpen blows two extra-inning leads in series finaleBox scoreLong Beach State dropped its series finale to Cal Poly, 16-15, in 11 innings as the Dirtbags' relievers could not hold on to leads in the 10th and 11th innings on Sunday at Baggett Stadium.The Mustangs (12-27, 5-10 Big West Conference) ended the game in the bottom of the 11th inning with the game tied, 15-15, when Luke Yoder's two-out grounder sli...

‘Niner Notes: May 1

Daily 49er sports staff

April 30, 2010

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

Baseball: Dirtbags surrender 14 hits in loss to Cal PolyBox scoreLong Beach State (20-19, 7-7 Big West Conference) dropped the second game of its series to Cal Poly, 8-4, on Saturday at Baggett Stadium.The Mustangs pounded out 14 hits on their way to the victory, led by shortstop J.J. Thompson who went 3-for-3 with three RBIs.Steve Tinoco and TJ Mittelstaedt collected two hits each to lead the Dirtbags' offense. Tinoco and Kel...

New school hurdles record established at Beach Invite

New school hurdles record established at Beach Invite

Danny Lee, Sports editor

April 16, 2010

Filed under Men's Track & Field, Sports

ResultsNORWALK — Senior Kenneth Medwood was setting new records in the men's 400-meter hurdles at Cerritos College's Falcon Field, in a meet that featured a gold medalist who won that same event ...