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Dana Fujikuni finds a home at Long Beach State after a difficult freshman season

Dana Fujikuni finds a home at Long Beach State after a difficult freshman season

October 10, 2018

After a season of injuries, coaching staff changes and zero playing time, Dana Fujikuni was cut from the UC Davis women’s soccer team her freshman year. “I had an 8 a.m. meeting where [the head coach] c...

The Mighty Ducks are here to stay

The Mighty Ducks are here to stay

October 9, 2018

People always equate hockey to Canada but the sport is still widely enjoyed among the sunny skies and palm trees of Southern California. When you talk about California hockey two teams come to mind: th...

Luke Miller shows true leadership on the ice

Luke Miller shows true leadership on the ice

October 9, 2018

When  Luke Miller arrived at preseason camp for his freshman season at Suffolk University, he wasn’t expected to make the starting lineup. When he stepped onto the ice for the first game of the season, everythin...

LBSU scores 22 against Toreros

LBSU scores 22 against Toreros

October 8, 2018

Luke Miller raised his arms at the side of the net after his second whack at a rebound went over the goalie’s shoulder and into the top of the net. The goal put Long Beach (2-1) up 5-0, essentially en...

Retired couple serves up enthusiasm for women’s volleyball

Retired couple serves up enthusiasm for women’s volleyball

October 7, 2018

If you walked into the back of Rascals, a teriyaki grill on Bellflower, you’d see a wall lined with Long Beach State sports memorabilia and posters, mostly representing women’s sports. The items in ...

No. 10 Long Beach extends losing streak

No. 10 Long Beach extends losing streak

October 6, 2018

Lights beamed down on the crystal blue water as students and fans alike filed into the Ken Lindgren Aquatics Center Friday for the Golden Coast Conference opener. Long Beach (6-5, 0-1 GCC) kicked off conference play looking to end a t...

Long Beach drops third in a row

Long Beach drops third in a row

Samantha Diaz, Managing Editor

October 5, 2018

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

Carly Hill went up to serve Long Beach’s first point against UC Irvine, only for the ball to hit the net. Four sets later, the freshman libero was on the other side of the ball coming from a UC Irvin...