The Beach stays hot

Anita Wang, Sports Editor
June 5, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Men's Track & Field, Men's Volleyball, Sports

Long Beach State continually climbs toward the top by having a respectable athletics program. Three Big West championships in the spring helped LBSU claim its fourth straight Commissioner’s Cup, an award given to the top athletics program in the conference, while women’s... Read more »

49ers’ season likely over after first-round loss

Anita Wang, Assistant Sports Editor
April 20, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports

The Long Beach State men’s volleyball team dissolved all hopes for its first Mountain Pacific Sports Federation title and an automatic bid into the NCAA tournament Saturday after falling to Pepperdine in four sets during the quarterfinals of the MPSF tournament. Pepperdine (19-6) took an early advantage... Read more »

49ers to chase NCAA goal at MPSF tournament

Anita Wang, Assistant Sports Editor
April 16, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports

All but one of the Long Beach State men’s volleyball team’s starting line-up are seniors. This Saturday’s Mountain Pacific Sports Federation tournament quarterfinal match against No. 2 Pepperdine could result in their last collegiate showdown or a chance to continue their quest for an automatic... Read more »

Dalton Ammerman follows in family’s footsteps to become volleyball star

Anita Wang, Assistant Sports Editor
April 14, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports

Legalized marijuana and fleets of winter snow might be the most interesting aspects of good ole’ Colorado. Even its nickname, the Centennial State, given to the land because of its membership to America 100 years after the nation signed the declaration of independence, isn’t as appealing as neighboring... Read more »

Men’s volleyball team secures 7th seed in MPSF

Men’s volleyball team secures 7th seed in MPSF

Anita Wang, Assistant Sports Editor
April 13, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports

During the Long Beach State men’s volleyball team’s last week playing in the Walter Pyramid this season, it dominated No. 15 Cal State Northridge on both Thursday and Saturday nights to earn the No. 7 seed in the quarterfinals of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation tournament. Although there... Read more »

LBSU to face CSUN in crucial series to end season

Anita Wang, Assistant Sports Editor
April 9, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports

With one week left of regular season play, the No. 7 Long Beach State men’s volleyball team will face two must-win situations this week against Cal State Northridge in order to secure a spot in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation tournament. With 13 teams in the conference, eight advance to the... Read more »

Individual milestones met for Long Beach State

Individual milestones met for Long Beach State

Daily 49er Sports Staff
April 6, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The Long Beach State softball and baseball teams both had memorable spring breaks, as the 49ers and Dirtbags each won their weekend series and saw a couple individuals reach career milestones. Leading the softball team (29-9, 6-0 Big West) to a sweep of UC Riverside was pitcher Erin Jones-Wesley,... Read more »

LBSU to end road trip at UC Irvine and UCSD

Anita Wang, Assistant Sports Editor
March 26, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports

The Long Beach State men’s volleyball team started its last month of conference play with a pair of losses and will close out its four-match road swing against UC San Diego and UC Irvine this weekend. The 49ers (15-6, 12-6 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation) had seen much success before falling... Read more »