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Long Beach State’s Andrew Sato is making his presence felt one dig at a time

Long Beach State’s Andrew Sato is making his presence felt one dig at a time

February 20, 2017

On a team with three sophomore All-Americans, senior libero Andrew Sato is taking a bigger leadership role for the Long Beach State men’s volleyball that is currently ranked No. 2 in the nation. ... Read more »

Long Beach State drops thriller to top-ranked Ohio State

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

January 30, 2017

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Women's Sports, Women's Water Polo

Opening its season at the Speedo Cup in Berkeley Saturday, the No. 13 Long Beach State women’s water polo team started with a 9-8 win against No. 17 San Jose State.   Trailing San Jose State 2-0 early in the game, sophomore attacker Tori Morrissey cut the deficit to one goal when she scored from the five meter area. LBSU’s junior defender Alexandra Massier then tied the game at two with a perimeter goal. ... Read more »

Long Beach State’s Kyle Ensing earns pair of awards

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

January 25, 2017

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports

After being named the MPSF/Molten Player of the Week, Long Beach State’s sophomore hitter Kyle Ensing was named the Sports Imports/AVCA Division I-II National Player of the Week. It is the first time Ensing has earned the award. The honors come after an impressive performance last week where the sophomore posted a pair of double digit kill performances. Ensing helped the No.4 49ers sweep No. 5 Hawai’I Jan. 18 and Jan. 20 in the Walte... Read more »

Kyle Ensing and Josh Tuaniga get valuable experience with team USA

July 22, 2016

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports, Uncategorized

Following solid freshman seasons, Kyle Ensing and Josh Tuaniga added to their resumes after helping guide the U.S. Men’s Junior National Team to victory in the 2016 NORCEA U-21 Continental Championship July 10.   Competing in Gatineau, Quebec, Canada the duo pushed the USA to a 4-0 record after dropping only one set against Cuba in the finals.   Before advancing to the finals, the USA went undefeated in Group A, beating Barbado... Read more »

No. 1 BYU ends LBSU’s championship hopes in NCAA Tournament semifinal

Kayce Contatore, Contributing Writer

May 5, 2016

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports, Today

The Long Beach State men’s volleyball team saw its season come to an end as top seeded BYU topped the 49ers 3-1 in the semifinals of the NCAA Tournament. LBSU head coach Alan Knipe said that his team wasn’t able to keep BYU off their game or get into a system of their own to win the match. “Ultimately, we didn’t get the result we wanted, but I’m incredibly proud of each and every one who wears the black and... Read more »

LBSU looks to upset No. 1 BYU in NCAA Tournament semifinal

LBSU looks to upset No. 1 BYU in NCAA Tournament semifinal

Josh Barajas, Sports Editor

May 4, 2016

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Today

The Long Beach State men’s volleyball team is two wins away from claiming its first National Championship since 1991, but the 49ers will need to move past No. 1 BYU on Thursday first. The 49ers (2... Read more »

LBSU trumps Erskine College in NCAA Tournament play-in match

Kayce Contatore, Contributing Writer

May 3, 2016

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Volleyball, Sports, Today

The Long Beach State men’s volleyball team continues its season after a sweeping 3-0 victory over Erskine College on Tuesday at Penn State to advance to the NCAA Tournament semifinals. LBSU head coach Alan Knipe said he was pleased with how his team performed and that they are enthusiastic to play BYU in the next round. “The guys are really excited about this win,” Knipe said. “We wanted to put ourselves into that f... Read more »

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