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 »

‘Niners to face LMU for fourth time this season

Spencer Pirdy, Assistant Sports Editor
November 13, 2013
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports

The No. 8 Long Beach State men’s water polo team will be seeking a much-needed win as it heads to the Burns Aquatic Center for a match against Loyola Marymount on Thursday. “It’s a tough place to play,” head coach Gavin Arroyo said. “LMU is a young team, a talented team, and is similar to... Read more »

49ers swept in final games at Campus Pool

49ers swept in final games at Campus Pool

Spencer Pirdy, Assistant Sports Editor
November 10, 2013
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports

The eighth-ranked Long Beach State men’s water polo team was unable to finish off home play in the 2013 season with wins, as it fell to both UCLA and Stanford over the weekend in Mountain Pacific Sports Federation action. On a weekend when seniors were honored in their last games as 49ers at the... Read more »

Long Beach State beats Anteaters, falls at home to Gauchos

Long Beach State beats Anteaters, falls at home to Gauchos

Spencer Pirdy, Assistant Sports Editor
October 27, 2013
Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Showcase, Sports

IRVINE — The Long Beach State men’s water polo team started Mountain Pacific Sports Federation play with a win at No. 8 UC Irvine Thursday night followed by a home loss to UC Santa Barbara on Saturday. LBSU (17-6, 1-1 MPSF) was able to pull away from a talented UCI squad on Thursday evening with... Read more »

Men’s water polo team to open MPSF play at UCI

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

After having more than a week of preparation, the Long Beach State men’s water polo team will open up its Mountain Pacific Sports Federation campaign on Thursday against UC Irvine. The last time LBSU played the Anteaters came at the end of the SoCal tournament and saw the ‘Niners getting the edge... Read more »