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Dirtbags young squad ready for challenge

Dirtbags young squad ready for challenge

February 18, 2019

The Long Beach State Dirtbags are back and younger than ever. Injuries on the team forced head coach Troy Buckley to use a young squad against No. 3 Florida (3-0) over the weekend, starting only two s...

The 49ers maul the Bruins

The 49ers maul the Bruins

February 16, 2019

In front of a rowdy crowd of 3,054 people, No. 1 Long Beach came out strong against No. 4 UCLA in a national championship rematch. The 49ers extended their undefeated season 13-0, while the Bruins dropped...

COLUMN: Long Beach won’t be stopped

COLUMN: Long Beach won’t be stopped

February 13, 2019

While contesting every kill, digging every attempt and displaying a high-powered offense, it’s becoming more difficult for teams to match the intensity the 49ers bring every game. The Long Beach Stat...

Long Beach sweeps Ohio State in AVCA Showcase

Long Beach sweeps Ohio State in AVCA Showcase

February 9, 2019

It’s been 1,050 days, almost three years, since Long Beach has lost inside the Walter Pyramid. In front of a crowd of 1,735, the 49ers continued the streak and trounced the Buckeyes in straight s...

Long Beach cruises past Penn State

Long Beach cruises past Penn State

February 8, 2019

In its first match at home since Jan. 25, Long Beach State bested Penn State, 25-13, 25-21, 25-15 on the first night of the AVCA Showcase in the Walter Pyramid. Coming off the Lindenwood invitational sweep...

The Kyle Ensing fan club is back

The Kyle Ensing fan club is back

February 6, 2019

Kyle Ensing leaves his mark wherever he goes. Not every volleyball player gets a Twitter fan club account made after them and not every player gets called a “once in a lifetime player” by their hig...

Long Beach remains undefeated after home opener

Long Beach remains undefeated after home opener

January 25, 2019

On a night where Long Beach State unveiled the 2018 NCAA Championship banner in front of a crowd of 2,667, the men’s volleyball team rolled through USC 25-17, 26-24, 19-25, 25-17, extending its undefeated season. ...

Long Beach looks to stay undefeated in home opener

Long Beach looks to stay undefeated in home opener

January 23, 2019

No.1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball looks to extend its perfect season against USC in its home opener on Friday night. The 49ers are picking up where they left off, dominating their last six oppo...