The Beach heads north to face Pepperdine

William Hernandez, Contributing Writer
September 17, 2014
Filed under Men's Water Polo, Sports

The No. 5-ranked Long Beach State men’s water polo team heads to Stockton this weekend for the NorCal Classic Tournament. “Our team chemistry is much better this season then what it was before,” attacker Milos... Read more »

The Beach continues to outscore opponents

William Hernandez, Contributing Writer
September 15, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports

With the scorching sun overhead, the fifth-ranked Long Beach State men’s water polo team defeated Whittier College 16-7 and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 18-5. The hot and dry temperature of 107 degrees Sunday afternoon had little effect on the play of the team at the Inland Empire Tournament as they outscored... Read more »

Top-10 type of weekend

William Hernandez, Contributing Writer
September 10, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports

The No. 6 Long Beach State men’s water polo team will travel across town to Westwood and put its undefeated 4-0 record to the test against No. 1 Stanford, No. 3 UCLA and No. 9 Pepperdine. LBSU head coach Gavin... Read more »

49ers take over Triton Invitational

Anita Wang, Sports Editor
September 8, 2014
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports

The perfect way to open a season is to come home with a perfect record, and that’s exactly what the Long Beach State men’s water polo team did this past weekend at the Triton Invitational. Opponents of the tournament were left in devastation after the No. 6 Long Beach State men’s water polo... Read more »

Thanksgiving weekend stuffed with LBSU games

Jason Clark, Sports Editor
November 25, 2013
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

The 49ers will get a chance to enjoy Thanksgiving on Thursday, but they will return to action not long after. Here’s a look at each sport’s games this weekend. Men’s basketball at Washington Long Beach State (1-6) will look to end its six-game losing streak in Seattle on... Read more »

49ers fall to No. 1 Pacific, will face Stanford in MPSF tournament

Spencer Pirdy, Assistant Sports Editor
November 24, 2013
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports

The No. 8 Long Beach State men’s water polo team fell to top-ranked Pacific to close out regular season play on Saturday and will now look to reset for the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation tournament. The ‘Niners traveled to Stockton to take on the nation’s top team in the Tigers, who rose... Read more »

PIRDY: 49ers in position for big 2014 season

Spencer Pirdy, Assistant Sports Editor
November 18, 2013
Filed under Commentary, Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports

They say that good things come to those who wait. Well, after patiently watching the Long Beach State men’s water polo team make a slow rise in the rankings over the past six years, 49er fans can rest easy knowing that the program’s best days are just beyond the horizon. Coming off of a surprise... Read more »

49ers defeat LMU for fourth time, fall short of upset at No. 2 USC

Spencer Pirdy, Assistant Sports Editor
November 17, 2013
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports

The No. 8 Long Beach State men’s water polo team bounced back from losses to UCLA and Stanford last week with a win over Loyola Marymount and a tight match against No. 2 Southern California over the weekend. The ‘Niners started off the first of four away games to close out the regular season by... Read more »